The Canadian dolls with personality @MapleleaGirls #Review

For her birthday this year, Evey desperately wanted a Maplelea Girl. I had discovered them quite unexpectedly while searching the net, made the mistake...

V-Tech Innotab 3 #Review

When it comes to anything mobile and electronic, Gabriel is an absolute nightmare. Sensory processing issues lead him to put too much pressure on...

Our Kids Redesign Chocolate With The Easy Chef Chocolate Bar Maker #Review

When we were asked to review the "Easy Chef Chocolate Bar Maker" my answer was an immediate yes - make our own chocolate bars?...

Sphero 2.0 – the Tech Toy Teens will Love #Review

When I was first asked to review Sphero, I wondered how much fun a remote control ball could be. The answer? Sphero is so much...

The @Playmobil Wildlife Adventures 4 x 4

The 4x4 pick-up is part of a new line of 'wild life rescue & research ' sets that include a vivarium, an animal care...

Heroes of the City – #Review

When the folks behind "Heroes of the City" contacted me & asked if I would like to review their app, I jumped at the...

Darkside From @Sphero #Review

If Darkside were a piece of music, it would be the Imperial March from Star Wars - slightly ominous with a dose of sinister...

Imagine, Build & Play With Antsy Pants

Most parents would agree that it is relatively easy to choose toys for the kids but not all toys are created equal. Many of...

The Shopkins ‘So Cool Fridge’ #Review

Shopkins are the latest 'must-have' collectible toy, and they are all across the continent they are taking the playground by storm. Now in series...

Playmobil Plus “How To Train Your Dragon” Equals Limitless Imaginative Play

Regular readers will know we colossal Playmobil fans in our house. When we moved home this was our collection: It has grown considerably since then, and...

The #Aquabot Shark Tank 2.0 By @HEXBUG #Review

Gabriel may not say very much, but he does a mean rendition of the sounds in Jaws. He has, of course, never seen the...

Big Fun Comes In Tonka Tiny Packages #Review

There is something fascinating about tiny toys. I don't know what it is but every child I know, and quite a few of the...

You Can’t Resist Yummy Nummies @YumNummies #Review

Yummy Nummies snack, candy, and meal making sets come complete with everything you need to make adorable mini foods that not only look super...

Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Play Dough

Spending a fall afternoon at home with the kids provides endless opportunities for pleasure or pain. So,...

34 Reasons Why Play Matters – Infographic

To fly a kite you need a hearty breeze and lots of space. In a whimsical sense, humans are a lot like kites! Play...