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Five reasons to build your next home

Five reasons to build your next home

Being a homeowner is the goal for many people at some point in life. When there is a family to worry about, there needs to be a future in place, and for a lot of people, that future lies in the purchase of a new house. There are a lot of options out there for those who want to be homeowners, but the biggest struggle for people is whether to buy a home or build their own! VIEW the POST

7 Fun building projects for kids

7 Fun building projects for kids

Kids love to see how things work and craft their own creations, so building is a fun pastime for parents to share with their little ones to have fun and help them develop. Of course, actual construction and real tools can be dangerous for children, so there are only certain kinds of building activities that would be suitable for playtime. Some games like Jenga focus on structural design and challenge you to build properly to maintain the stability of the blocks. Even without a designated board game or special building materials, kids tend to find ways to build things out of whatever they can find. Thus, to keep their hands out of mischief and give yourselves something cool to do as a family, consider the following seven kinds of building projects that are kid-friendly:VIEW the POST

A guide to building a great children’s den

A guide to building a great children’s den

Ahead of the summer, Sky has announced a huge expansion of its content library, jumping from 700 to a whopping 4,000 episodes. Now home to more of the most-watched kids’ shows than any other service, there’s something to keep the whole family entertained, come rain or shine. What better way to watch them than to make a den?  VIEW the POST

Become a "Hotel Tycoon"

Become a "Hotel Tycoon"

We were sent this game to play with the family, we love property games and have spent many hours playing them over the years on our family holidays, Christmas Day and with friends over New Year. Now we have a new game to add to the mix, Hotel Tycoon. VIEW the POST

TOY WEEK: Mega Bloks

Every toddler I know around me loves their Mega Bloks, including the little girls, my god daughter loves her pink Mega Bloks and Noah is no different. He absolutely adores his Mega Bloks; he pulls them apart and breaks them up again, he also finds it hilarious when you build a tower of them and he can knock them down. They have been great for helping him to hold objects, grip them to pull them apart and co-ordination to put them back again. We introduced him to Mega Bloks when he was about 9 months old as he was very good with holding things and he loved In the Night Garden, so we got him the box of In the Night Garden Mega Bloks. Recently Mega Bloks sent Noah a couple of their new products to see what he thought about them, we have a Medium Trendy Bag of the new …