Orchard Toys: Animal Shapes Review

Now that the weather is getting worse and we end up inside most of the day now, I’m always looking for new things to do with Erin. We’ve recently discovered Orchard Toys and they have such a great variety of activities for children starting at 18 months old. We were sent the Animal Shapes Game for Erin to try!  As soon as Erin saw the book she was excited! She already knows what a lot of animals are either by their real name or by what noise they make. She grabbed the box and started making pig noises and saying

Alternative Advent Calendars For 2017

I love advent calendars! I always used to get so excited about them as a child, especially because we would often get ours a few days into December meaning we could open more than 1 box! Now though, I have me, John and Erin to think about for advent calendars and there is so much on the market now. I’m sure over time we will all want something different but here are a few that I love this year! John LOVES Haribo. I don’t know how but I never realised they did advent calendars before. As soon as I came