I have a dinosaur mad five year old, so imagine his joy when we discovered that Playmobil now have a whole range of dinosaur toys to assemble.
Do your little ones love Andy Day and his dinosaur adventures? Our little boys, and in particular our youngest think Andy Day is the king of all things dinosaur related. They love to act out scenes from the show with their own dinosaurs and that includes dressing up as Andy of course. You have to […]
We all grow up collecting bits and pieces, be they interesting rocks or trading cards, maybe even dinosaurs. There are many good reasons to continue your collecting habits into adulthood, but it’s important to be aware of your collecting motives and ambitions and how they are likely to evolve over your life. Here are some […]
If you are a regular reader of the blog you might have read our recent #BlackpoolHasItAll article. If not and you fancy a look you can find it here. I felt that I should specifically mention Blackpool Zoo as we had such a lovely time and we’re so impressed. It is absolutely somewhere we would […]
At home I am always trying to make the regular things in life or normal conversations into learning opportunities and fun activities. 5 minute fun really fits in with my approach to parenting so I’ve decided to take their 7 day challenge with the children and will be sharing the activities we try. So – what […]
If you’re looking for the perfect child-friendly family vacation, Sicily is the place to go. Filled with the best beaches in the world and spectacular natural preserves (without including the ancient temples and monuments, cathedrals and churches going back 3000 years) Sicily provides fun and adventurous activities for children of all ages as well as […]
We’ve been to Blackpool a few times over the years. It’s about an hour and a half drive for us so it’s not too far for a day out. We’ve still never been to the illuminations though. Something for the list maybe? Have any of you ever been? A few years ago we visited The Pleasure […]
I’ve written a few times about how interested the children, and especially the boys are in dinosaurs. They are loving Andy’s Dinosaur Adventures at the moment they on CBeebies. If your little ones haven’t seen it, check it out as it’s really informative and a lovely show too. I’m really keen to take the children […]