toys

Marvel Avengers-Toys From House of Fraser

Marvel Avengers-Toys From House of Fraser

House of Fraser is one of our city’s local icons as far as I’m concerned. It’s name may have changed (it used to be Rackhams) but it has always been the place to go for that special treat-whether to visit Father Christmas in his grotto or for something that little bit special to wear. Every(…)

Brick Live 2015

Brick Live 2015

We visited Brick Live at the NEC in Birmingham over half term. To be honest I wasn’t too sure what to expect, but on arrival we were greeted by the most ‘awesome’ sight according to my eldest daughter. I’ve got to admit, it was fab! For a Lego loving family (and let’s face it, who(…)

Parragon-Professor Murphy Metal Puzzle Set

Parragon-Professor Murphy Metal Puzzle Set

It’s November so it’s OK to mention Christmas and presents now, right? We’ve been asked to look at the Professor Murphy Metal Puzzle Set from Parragon and the first thing I thought when we opened it up, was-this would make a nice little gift as a stocking filler. It’s nicely packaged. My 9 year old(…)

Loving Lego

Loving Lego

Haven’t we had some truly challenging weather days over the holidays? I’ll freely admit to having been incredibly fed up on more than one occasion with being stuck indoors, listening to bickering and frustrated children as they too are fed up at the incessant rain descending in from of their eyes. To quote my 4(…)