Developing characteristics of heroes with LEGO City

Who were your heroes when you were little? In all honesty, I think my hero when I was really young was my primary school teacher, Mrs Cowan. I thought she was absolutely wonderful (and frankly still do). Mrs Cowan taught me for the majority of my primary school years – I only had two other teachers (I went to a super small primary school until the end of Year 5). From a really young age, all I wanted to do was teach and I’m quite sure that’s down to Mrs Cowan and the impact she had on me. Do your children have heroes? If you asked my children now who their heroes are or who they want to be like when they grew up, I’m honestly not sure what their answers would be. For a long time Ben wanted to be a policeman or a fireman, he was keen to…

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#ReadyforChristmas with Halfords

#ReadyforChristmas with Halfords

*In collaboration with Halfords* One of the main Christmas presents I remember from my own childhood was a red bike – I’m not sure … View Post
Geomag Mechanics Gravity – Review

Geomag Mechanics Gravity – Review

Ben was first introduced to the joy of Geomag earlier this year when we reviewed a Geomag Panels set and  Geomag Mechanics set.  We … View Post
Milly Feels Better – a Baby Annabell Interactive Doll

Milly Feels Better – a Baby Annabell Interactive Doll

Regular readers will know that Amy is a big fan of baby dolls, her favourites being Baby Jack (better known as Baby Annabell’s … View Post
Summer fun with Gazillion Bubbles

Summer fun with Gazillion Bubbles

The appeal of playing with bubbles is universal.  I don’t care who you are, old or young, the pleasure of creating huge bubbles, … View Post
Geomag Panels & Mechanics – Review

Geomag Panels & Mechanics – Review

Ben is basically king of construction in our house. His obsession with all things LEGO started at the age of 4 and he can now … View Post
Star Wars Action Figures – Review

Star Wars Action Figures – Review

How’s the Star Wars obsession panning out in your house at the moment?  With the third of the recent Star Wars releases hitting … View Post