Thursday, 22 June 2017

Unboxing // Fred's Box - Mystery Box.


I love subscription boxes and receive a few myself.
It's like a special treat every month and it sure beats opening the same old boring bills.
So when I heard about Fred's Box I was very interested in seeing what was inside one.

All the boys get excited when they see the postman hand me over a box and I always get asked is that for me??

So when Rupert asked if this was for him I said yes and he did a mini happy dance!


We were sent the Mystery box, which is suitable for children ages 3 and up.
Perfect for little Ru bear.


HOW IT WORKS

Fred's Box is the best monthly subscription box for both kids and geeks. 
They can be ordered either as a prepaid one off or monthly box, or a pay monthly rolling subscription.

They have 2 new monthly subscription boxes:

  • The Fred's Mystery Monthly Box this is aimed at children between the ages of 3 and 16 years old. 
  • This is a fun packed box filled with mystery goodies!
  •  It will always include an age appropriate reading book, trading cards, Ooshie (a different one each month), Fred's Box pencil and sticker, 4 x design it yourself postcards plus between 2 and 5 mystery gifts!! This box will still fit through the letterbox so you won't need to be in to receive your goodies! 
  • This also comes as a twins subscription box and is one box with double the goodies. 


A little bit about Fred .....

My name is Fred, I am a 7 year old boy who loves receiving my own post. 
So I set this up in January 2017 (with a bit of help from mummy) to help other children receive exciting post addressed to them.
I enjoy opening up the boxes each month with no idea what is inside, I look forward to it each month.


Ru's face lit up when he saw all the goodies inside.
He didn't know what to pick up first.
He's obviously been watching unboxing videos on Kids Tube as he pretended to read all the instructions to me before picking up the toys.


The hot wheel car was a big hit with him, he's slowly losing interest in his Disney Cars and keeps trying to take the boys hot wheel cars, so when he saw he had his very own one, he put it right in his pocket to make sure no one could claim it as theirs!


Ru loves Disney Tsum Tsum and was please to have some more to add to his ever growing collection.




The blank postcards got put to use once he had finished playing with the Tsum Tsum and Hot Wheel car, he loved the guitar crayons and whilst colouring in he kept telling me they look like Daddy's guitars upstairs.



As you can see our Fred's Box was filled up with lovely goodies.
There wasn't anything that Ru didn't like.
He gave his TMNT cards to the twins as he isn't really into them, but other than that he kept everything for himself.


Ru gives his Fred's Box a big thumbs up!


Fred's Box also do an Ooshie Box;


  • The Ooshie Subscription Box is aimed at everybody over the age of 5! 
  • Ooshies are squishy mini figures of your favourite licensed characters that also double up as pencil toppers. 
  • Within this box you will receive between 2 and 10 Ooshies, a Fred's Box Pencil, a sticker and 2 x design it your self postcards to send to family and friends, or even back to us if you would like to be in with a chance to win some goodies

Monday, 19 June 2017

Frame My Name // Review & Giveaway.

I love anything thats personalised.
So when I heard about Frame My Name I was more than happy to jump at the chance to review a personalised name print.

The only tricky bit was deciding who to get it for.

Noah is too old,
I couldn't get one for one twin and not the other, so by elimination Rupert was the winner on this occasion.


It arrived quickly and was nicely packaged, you could see it was packed extra care to make sure it arrived in one piece.

I love the vibrant colours and it looks perfect in the white frame.

It took a while to pick which design I was going to finally go for, but I'm really happy with the Super Hero design.

It ties in nicely with Ru's new super hero obsession and looks pretty awesome in his room.


Once you have chosen your design, you then have the following options;
  • Child’s first name (up to 11 letters) 
  • Wording line 1 (e.g. child's full name, date of birth etc if required) 
  • Wording line 2 (e.g. personal message or quote if required) 
  • Frame colour – choice of stained or white frame.


Not only was I pleased with it, Ru was too.
He had a smile from ear to ear when he came home from nursery to find it on his wall.

Frame My Name have a great array of designs, they have everything from Circus designs to unicorn designs.
Something for ever taste.


Frame My Name are letting me giveaway not one but two personalised name prints!
All you have to do is to follow the rafflecopter options below.
Good Luck.



T&Cs

Two winners will be picked at random,
Winners will have 48hrs to respond to email before another winner is picked.
Winners details will be sent over to Frame My Name who will then be in touch to sort out getting the print that you want.
Comp will run until the 3rd July 12am.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Twirlywoos // Fun Sounds Big Red Boat and Fun Sounds Great Bighoo Soft Toy Review


Ru adores the Twirlywoos and always enjoys watching the shows.

So when Golden Bear Toys sent him some new Fun Sound toys to play with his eyes lit right up just like it was Christmas!


We were sent;

Fun Sounds Great Bighoo soft toy (RRP £10.99)
  • Super soft and beautifully textured fabrics
  •  Character says their signature sounds
  • He makes a lloveable cuddly companion and a great friend to go on twirly adventures with!

and


  • Includes 3 fun boat sounds
  • Built to last from tough materials
  • The perfect size for little hands



Ru was very impressed with his new toys and wanted to set sail on a Twirlywoo adventure straight away.

He loved hearing the boat make noises and he couldn't resist a cuddle or two from Great Big Hoo.
He even went and fetched his Interactive Musical Chick to join in the fun.



The toys are lovely and super cute and I think they would make an ideal gift for any little Twirlywoo fan.
They're not overly priced and have they have a wow factor.
Rupert certainly wow'd when he saw his.



Rupert has really fallen in love with these toys and he sits his Big Red Boat proudly on his shelf when he goes to bed, so that its safe from his brothers and in his view at all times. 
Great BigHoo cuddles up next to him in bed to help keep him nice and safe while he sleeps.



Do you have a Twirlywoo fan at home?