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  • 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
  • Tefal Cake Factory

    Recently we purchased the Tefal Cake Factory after seeing this around the internet and used on Chanel 5’s the Gadget show, so we managed to purchase one on Amazon and wanted to try it. As this is an unusual Item but also for many a “why would I get this”, I decided to review to offer my opinion.

    Dad Life
    / October 20, 2019
  • Loot crate – Star wars Endor Rebel Crate

    Loot Crates are a collection of collectable and unique items that are at a reduced price, compared to buying them separately. They are also often blind, so you are unsure what is in the box but they are often themed. This one is themed to Star Wars but focuses on the Endor and Rebels, which is set in Star Wars Return of the Jedi, in which the Rebels are helping to disable and Destroy the Deflector Shield Generator, allowing the attack on the Death Star.

    Dad's Man Cave
    / October 17, 2019
  • Weekly Family meals

    We all have busy lives in the house, Boo and I work, here there and everywhere. The 3 kids are at 3 different schools and Roo being in high school, has a very active social life.

    Family
    / October 13, 2019
  • Lego 79003 – The Hobbit – Unexpected Gathering.

    Lego 79003, the Hobbit unexpected gathering set is one of the more iconic sets available. It has a modest 652 pieces and 6 mini-figures. It’s based on Bilbo Baggins House (hobbit hole) and from the trilogy of films The Hobbit. (the house is also in Lord of the rings)

    Dad's Man Cave
    / October 10, 2019
  • Drayton Manor and Thomas Land – A Dad Review

    Drayton Manor is located near Birmingham and next to Tamworth, with several motorways near it including the M42 that is 15 minutes away. It’s home to a Zoo as well as Thomas Land, one of the largest areas designated to the popular character Thomas and friends for the books, TV Series and Films.

    Travel
    / October 6, 2019