Our family fun in Derry over the Halloween weekend


Did you know that once a year over Halloween weekend, Derry AKA the City of Bones becomes home to an incredible carnival with live performers, fire shows, children’s theatre and all sorts of other activities just perfect for families with a love of all things ghoulish? Neither did we, until the Tourism Ireland invited us over to see for ourselves.

Have you seen the new George Home wooden toy range at ASDA?


If you’re starting to hunt for good quality, wooden toys that will be easy to assemble and not too hard on your pocket this Christmas, you may want to take a look at the new Wooden Toys range at Asda. There are 31 toys in the new George Home range and all come with simple instructions for easy assembly […]

Beginning independent reading with the LeapFrog LeapReader Junior (review)


If you have a toddler, chances are their relationship with books is developing and they’re starting to interact with them independently, albeit without actually reading the words. The LeapReader Junior (RRP £24.99) is designed to help children aged 1- 3 years gain confidence with pre-school reading skills and to nurture the lifetime benefits derived from a love of books and stories.