Dad's Man Cave

    My Top 5 Childhood Films | 80’s Edition

    We all have special films close to heart and depending on when you grew up, the films choice would vary, for me, I grew up in the 80’s and early 90’s so my childhood films were often set from there, these may not always be the best, and for others, they may not understand why you like them etc but we do, it often jogs a memory, brings back those memories, can fill you with joy, but also a tinge of sadness sometimes.

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  • The 5 ways we are using smart speakers + Giveaway

    At home over the last couple of years we have had an influx of smart speakers into our lives, we arguably came to the party a little late that many others but since we first got started with them, we haven’t looked back. The range of speakers has, of course, changed over the years, but we have used both Google and Amazon in our house and they have developed in being part of or lives.

    Dad Life
    / June 1, 2020
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3 | Nintendo Switch | A Dad Review

    Luigi’s Mansion 3 is the third instalment of Luigi in his own game, after years of accompanying Mario in his many games and adventures, he began a few years ago on the Gamecube battling ghosts etc in effort to save or help whatever the character/friends are in trouble. With Nintendo Switch at one of Nintendo consoles, all-time Peak Luigi is back.

    Dad's Man Cave
    / May 29, 2020
  • Lego 76128 | Molten Man Battle

    Lego 76128, Molten Man battle is a series based on the Spiderman Far From home film set in the MCU, in which there are 4 sets available. This set focuses on the attack from Molten Man, it has 3 Mini-figures and contains 294 pieces, its RRP is £24.99.

    Dad's Man Cave
    / May 22, 2020
  • Diary of our COVID 19 Lockdown | week 7+8

    With Lockdown in full force I have been writing a diary of what’s been happening, our thoughts, what we’ve been doing etc as a way of looking back in years to come and thinking what it was like, how we got on etc. This is week 7 and 8 as I’ve have combined both weeks together this time, mainly because I’ve been busy but also because not a lot has been happening.

    / May 21, 2020
  • Binge Watching, The new trend with Streaming

    Recently with world events, Binge-watching series of various devices has been on top of many peoples agenda and is often discussed on social media and other media platforms. However in reality over the last few years, this has been growing into a bigger thing, with more and more people changing there viewing habits.

    Dad Life
    / May 18, 2020
  • Loot Crate | Lord of the Rings | Worth Fighting For

    Loot Crates are mystery box that can be bought on their website or as part of a subscription and can be complete or mystery or can be themed, though its not always clear in advance what will be in them thus the mystery. This box is the second in a special trilogy of boxes, unfortunately, like before these have been delayed but thankfully we have now received both.

    Dad's Man Cave
    / May 15, 2020
  • A Keyworker Point of View

    I’m one of those people that during the Lockdown, and before, is still at work and during the lockdown, in particular, I’ve had a lot of emotions and thoughts go through my mind so I thought id share my ramblings. At no point do I think I’m as important as many of the Services, including the NHS, and certainly not had the perhaps danger and stress of those people also, but I am in a shop dealing with people every day, with risks, stresses and concerns.

    Dad Life
    / May 11, 2020
  • Lego Ideas 21320 | Dinosaur Fossils

    It’s no secret that we love Dinosaurs in our house, thus when this set won and got chosen I was keen to add this to my collection, we have most of the Ideas range as I tend to like what they do. Tigger though enjoys Dinosaurs and was keen to be involved, though the age of the set is much higher at 16+ so we would be doing it together.

    Dad's Man Cave
    / May 8, 2020