Bigjigs Wooden Safari Animal Building Blocks Review

A little while ago we applied for the chance to become a Bigjigs Play Patrol Agent. We are delighted to have progressed to the final phase of the application process and now all that stands in our way is this all important mission! Bigjigs Play Patrol Agents are highly trained little people who complete secret missions for Bigjigs by putting fun to the test! R and M’s mission, which they excitedly accepted, was to test out these wooden safari animal building blocks. The blocks arrived in a brown, bubble wrap envelope which can be recycled or in our home used… [Read More]

Our Favourite Toddler Toys

As I’m always on the lookout for toys to entertain and educate our twins, I thought I would write a post about their favourite toys. I would like to stress that this is not a sponsored post. I haven’t been asked to write this by anyone nor have I been paid or accepted anything for writing this post. I haven’t included links to these toys in this post as I’m posting from my mobile but a quick online search should bring them up. Enjoy! 1.  Fisher Price Brilliant Basics Baby’s First Blocks. It’s only in the past few months that… [Read More]

What do you buy 1 year old Twins for their birthday?

I thought I would share with you what I have bought our twins for their first birthday, without recommending specific brands or products. Here goes: * Blocks. Our girls have blocks already but the ones I have bought for them are a little different to ones I have seen before. They have these blocks at baby group and the girls really enjoy playing with them. They are little plastic blocks that click together, but the top of the blocks all have something different in them. For example, one has sequins in under a clear plastic window. M, particularly liked this one. Another,… [Read More]

Bethemed Designs Review

Personalised, hand painted wooden name blocks It was like Christmas in our house today! The lovely Beth over at Bethemed Designs gave me the opportunity to review some of her beautiful hand painted products.  Beth says: “We are a family of 4. Myself, my husband and a daughter, Carys who has just turned 4 and son Ethan who will shortly be 3. Bethemed Designs was born on a weekend in April this year that was spent decorating my kids bedrooms. I had a great time personalising their rooms by painting their names and illustrations on their walls. Carys wanted her name entwined… [Read More]