Category: toy review

Review: Letterbox Lab

As a former secondary science teacher I was ridiculously excited to get the opportunity to try out the Letterbox Lab – a science experiment subscription box that is posted through your door!  It didn’t disappoint! It’s a brilliant, exciting set of science experiment kits that show children how […]

Review: Petting Zoo

This week we discovered a fantastic, sensory game that encourages turn taking and is easy to play for children aged 2 plus, called Petting Zoo (Learning Resources)  Beautifully presented, the game comprises of 6 textured farm animals, a large, red barn with a hole in one side and […]

Review: Playfoam

My children really enjoy Sensory Play and so we were thrilled to try out Playfoam by Learning Resources. Playfoam is made up of tiny, coloured, squashy foam beads that all stick together. It can be moulded into different shapes…or just squished and squashed for the pure fun of […]

Review: Classic World Car Transporter (Hippy Chick) 

Over the bank holiday weekend the children have been playing with this stunning, fun and beautifully made toy: The Classic World Car Transporter (Hippy Chick)  What did we like about it?  Beautifully Made– Made out of wood, in an environmentally safe production process, the double decker Car Transporter and […]

Review: My Nametags

I love anything that helps keep us organised and was therefore a little bit excited when the lovely people at My Nametags said we could try out their labels. We chose the ‘colour stickers’ which can be used on clothes, shoes, equipment etc. But they also do iron […]