Month: November 2017

Review: Cubetto Colouring Pack

We loved reviewing Cubetto earlier this year. The friendly little robot provided a fantastic introduction to coding and the boys have enjoyed playing with him regularly ever since. It was very welcome news, then, to learn that an add-on kit is now available. If you’re as old as me, you may remember Turtle robots which could …

Introducing BIC SHAVE CLUB

For most of us, BIC is synonymous with disposable razors and our first forays into shaving. But, in the same way that fashions change – more on that shortly – products do too. BIC SHAVE CLUB is a brand new subscription service which allows subscribers to receive fresh blades on a monthly or bimonthly basis. …

Our first protest march

With our local library under threat of closure, I’ve been helping out with the fight to keep it open lately. As a result, the whole family experienced a first at the weekend. Our first protest march! I’m slightly ashamed that, despite coming from a family with a proud history of protesting – indeed, my Mum …

Introducing Google Home Mini

Our Google Home Assistant is easily the best bit of tech added to our house this year. We use it every day for a variety of things. These include checking the weather forecast before the school run and keeping the kids entertained. As a result it has set up permanent residence downstairs. This is great …