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    Lego 75957 – The Knight Bus

    Lego 75957, The Knight Bus is based on the Harry Potter Prisoner of Azkaban Film, more so over the Book, and contains 3 Mini Figures and 403 pieces. It portrays Harry being collected on the Knight bus with the Driver, Conductor and Shrunken Head in tow. This is the second version of the Bus, the last one came out in 2011 and is considerably different to that one.

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  • Birthday Week chaos

    November is a busy time for us, not only is the end of Halloween that we put a lot of effort into. Not only do we launch Xmas in our house! but it’s all three children’s birthday! With Tigger and Roo only being 3 days (4 years) apart, if provides complications.

    Family
    / November 17, 2019
  • Nespresso – What Xmas gifts are there?

    Nespresso is a brand of coffee-based pods, that uses special machines to dispense the coffee, these come in two forms. One is the classic Nespresso Pod and the second is the Vertuo Pods, these are in general designed for larger coffees and have special barcodes on them to determine how to brew them, in the appropriate machine.

    Dad Life
    / November 15, 2019
  • Twycross Zoo – A Dad Review

    Twycross Zoo is a Zoo that focuses on conservation which has a variety of animals indoors and outdoors, and their message carries of conservation follows through the whole place. Its located a the Village of Twycross near Hinkley, Tamworth with Coventry and Birmingham not far.

    Travel
    / November 10, 2019
  • Lego 75810 – Stranger Things – The Upside down

    ego 75810 is based on the popular Netflix show Stranger Things, in which it follows the events in the town of Hawkins, and the set shows the iconic scene of the Byers House both from the normal and the upside down. The Set has a healthy 2287 pieces and 8 mini-figures! alongside the snapshot of there house is the Sheriff’s car.

    Dad's Man Cave
    / November 7, 2019
  • Halloween 2019

    Over the years we haven’t always been big Halloween fans, we haven’t always dressed up, we haven’t always done things like Trick or Treat. Sometimes I’ve been working, or we have been busy, ill or one of the kids have had something on or themselves being ill. I think back and we haven’t always been in that spirit, with Xmas, we are huge fans and go all out, Films, decorations, music, presents generally having fun

    Family
    / November 3, 2019
  • Ask Italian – A Dad’s Dinner Review

    Ask Italian is British owned style restaurant that focused on “Authentic Sicilian Kitchen” which is also the acronym of the ASK name, it’s part of the group that also owns Zizzi and Pizza Express. Its been around since 2004 but has been bought a couple of times and the companies group expands. The Restaurant we visited was based in Norwich.

    Travel
    / October 31, 2019
  • Piglet’s First Day at school

    Piglet recently started preschool, at her school that she will be attending next year. So she has the school feeling over a separate Nursery. To get her in to there it’s been a battle, Boo has been battling for a long time, not just like a normal situation where you’re competing to get into a school, but seemingly education the school on this system…

    Family
    / October 27, 2019
  • Lego 75955 Harry Potter Hogwarts Express

    Lego 75955 Hogwarts Express is part of the revised Harry Potter sets from the Wizarding World range. It contains 801 pieces and includes the Train, Kings Cross Station platform and 6 minifigures.

    Dad's Man Cave
    / October 24, 2019