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REVIEW: Party Bags & Supplies

I was given the opportunity to review a Party Pack from Party Bags & Supplies. We choose the Trolls Party Pack for 8 including tableware and filled party bags. In this particular set you get: 20 x napkins 8 x plates 8 x cups 1 x tablecover 8 x filled party bags The party set arrived neatly packed in a small box, and just as described, the party bags are already filled for you! This is a great idea and certainly saves time for busy party hosts. Inside the party bags is: 1 x Trolls bubbles with puzzle lid 1

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REVIEW: Haba Toys

We are thrilled to have been sent a superb selection of HABA products for review. “HABA’s company philosophy is based on one simple principle: Children are the most important things in life. . Instilling fundamental values, helping them become independent and develop into creative and imaginative people is not the exclusive job of the parents; children grow up in a complex network of relationships. Siblings, friends, care-givers, teachers—they all have an influence on child development. In addition to the people in their life, the environment and the objects around them play a major role in their development from the first

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REVIEW: Red Elephant Baby Boxes

Red Elephant Baby Boxes are subscription boxes filled with some of the best baby products and toys available. You can choose to receive a Premium or Standard box and they can be ordered with a monthly subscription or as a one-off purchase. Once you have chosen which option you want you can also choose either a male, female or neutral box and for how long you would like to receive the box for. Parents in Touch were sent a Premium box to review. The box arrived in a Red Elephant branded cardboard box with Red Elephant tissue paper covering the

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REVIEW: LeapFrog LeapPad Ultimate

This is the latest (2017) version of the LeapPad – your child’s very own first tablet. LeapPad Ultimate is a child-safe tablet that is sold pre-loaded with web content carefully curated by learning experts to develop a range of key skills and give children a head start for learning. The core skill activities include the curriculum subjects of maths, reading and science. In addition, there are lots of other developmental activities such as puzzles, logic and creativity activities,. The extra-tough frame and shatter-proof screen mean the LeapPad can withstand the rough and tumble of daily life and this is really

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REVIEW: Mr Pencil’s Scribble & Write

If we can give our children a head start when learning to write, this will help enormously when they start school. At this age, learning needs to be fun and interactive and Mr Pencil’s Scribble and Write is perfect for that. The lights help young children develop early writing skills – they trace the lights to get practice. Ideally, they will start off initially drawing the simple shapes (which then turn into pictures) and then move on to to learning upper- and lowercase letters with step-by-step guidance. They can also draw their own pictures with the free drawing option. A

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