World Cup Football Fun with Mrs Mactivity

*This is a review post, we have been asked to share our thoughts on this product, but all opinions are our own, and images are used with permission* You would have to be living under a rock, or at least not in our house, to not know that there is some football going on, at […]

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Getting creative with Pottery Cool Studio

My kids LOVE making things, and creative crafts. They love it when I organise for them to go to our local pottery cafe to make and create things with clay, but sometimes that’s not easy to squeeze into our diaries and as fun as it is, it can be a bit expensive.  Pottery Cool Studio […]

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Creating animations with Zu3D

It’s not often that something makes me feel REALLY old, but we recently tried out the fabulous animation kit and software from Zu3D and when I see what we can now create with technology, and remember back to my own days at school with a very old computer and a Daisy Wheel printer (who remembers […]

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Creative fun with SpiraLite

Does anyone remember spirographs and using those plastic shapes to draw endless patterns in multicolours. Ok, so I am old, I know but that was a huge and fun part of my childdhood and kept me and my friends busy for hours trying to make the neatest and prettiest patterns.  Remember making these? We thought […]

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Getting creative with BIC Pens #myBICpens

It’s the summer holidays. School is out for weeks (seriously 8 weeks here!) and we now have time to relax and do all the things we plan for the holiday time. If the weather is great then outside we go, but if it’s not, and we are trapped indoors, we need to find things to […]

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Sands Alive – sensory and creative fun…

I am a bit of a play-dough fan and if you have read our blog before you will know I like to make our own dough, and expiremtn with textures and colors. I have tried “play-dough sand” before both the branded bought stuff and also the home made kind and never really been that impressed.  […]

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Kidi Superstar – now kids can be a popstar at home!

If you have a little one that LOVES singing, dancing and making music, and wants to be a superstar, then the Kidi Superstar from Vtech is right up their street.  “VTech’s new Kidi Super Star karaoke microphone and stand uses innovative technology to reduce the vocals on any song. Whether you’re plugging in a mobile […]

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Easy Peasy Playdough…

So I have a confession… I used to be a play-dough snob. I only ever bought the stuff, that you get in little plastic tubs, that smells strange (I like the smell, I’m weird, I know!) and I had a thing about not being able to make home made play-dough. Ridiculous, right?  But, in my […]

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