Pondering Playtime // Hairy Maclary Paper Plate Craft

*This post contains affiliate links Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen . Here’s my Hairy Maclary paper plate craft activity to go with it. Hairy Maclary: Scattercat …

Car Shades Review

One thing I always said I wouldn’t have, when we had children, were those awful princess-themed sun shades that you see stuck on car windows. I understand completely that they serve a purpose, but I like my car to look smart on the road. When M was born, we bought…

BRIO My First Railway Battery Train Set Review

M is loving life at the moment as we’ve been sent the BRIO My First Railway Battery Train Set to review, to go alongside her BRIO classic train and BRIO classic railway, as well as all of her other BRIO that we’ve bought for her. She’s really starting to build a…

Pondering Playtime // Memory Bottles Aquabeads Tuff Spot

*This post contains affiliate links Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen and I’m sharing a fun Aquabeads tuff spot activity to go with it. Memory Bottles –…

Pondering Playtime // My Dinosaur Dad Dino Tuff Spot

*This post contains affiliate links Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen . Toddlers love a sensory tuff tray, so I’ve created this fun dinosaur tuff spot activity…

BRIO Classic Train Review

*This post contains affiliate links. We love BRIO, and M is steadily building her BRIO World collection. Earlier in the year, we reviewed the BRIO Classic Figure 8 Set. Since then, M has had her birthday and we’ve added to her collection with a BRIO World bus station and a…

Pondering Playtime // My Dad Father’s Day Footprint Craft

*This post contains affiliate links Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen . With Father’s Day just over three weeks away, I thought it would be nice to…