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26 June, 2017

Testing the Sonic Booma Boomerang from Wicked Vision

Testing the Sonic Booma Boomerang from Wicked Vision
Comments : 5 Posted in : Reviews on by : Fat Dad

This week we’ve been out in the sun to test and review the brilliantly simple Sonic Booma from Wicked Vision. On the back of the packet are very clear and simple instruction on how to hold and throw the boomerang as well as tips on how to fine-tune it. Throwing is simple and when it
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12 June, 2017

Real Feel VR Racing – A Kid’s Demo and Review of This 3D Racing App with Bluetooth Steering Wheel

Real Feel VR Racing – A Kid’s Demo and Review of This 3D Racing App with Bluetooth Steering Wheel
Comments : 1 Posted in : Gaming, Reviews on by : Fat Dad

This week we demonstrate and review the ‘VR Real Feel Racing’ virtual reality app, headset and Bluetooth steering wheel. The set, from Trends UK includes a basic VR headset and a bluetooth steering wheel with ‘Max Force Feedback’. The game/app is available for both iOS and Android from their respective stores as a free app.
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6 June, 2017

LEGO Minifigures Series 17 Blind Bag Opening and Review – Corn Man, Surfer, Rocket Boy and More!

LEGO Minifigures Series 17 Blind Bag Opening and Review – Corn Man, Surfer, Rocket Boy and More!
Posted in : Reviews on by : Fat Dad

This week we got some of the new LEGO Minifigure Series 17 (71018) to open. We open 8 to see what we get – although there might be a few more than that… Will we get Corn On The Cob Man? Rocket Boy? The Surfer? You’ll have to watch and see! More blind bags: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLidHoJRaFCVtfntdkHwnRCm62OgnOSEfU
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29 May, 2017

Lucky Gecko Discovery Boxes – A Parent’s Review

Lucky Gecko Discovery Boxes – A Parent’s Review
Posted in : Reviews on by : Fat Dad

Both Oscar and Phoebe love surprises and have been fascinated with the current craze of “loot crates” – a subscription system where you get sent a box of goodies sent to you every month with no idea what you will get. Personally I’m not a fan of these loot crates – mainly because the ones
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28 May, 2017

What’s In the Lucky Gecko Discovery Box? Phoebe Looks at This Bird-Themed Educational “Loot Crates”

What’s In the Lucky Gecko Discovery Box? Phoebe Looks at This Bird-Themed Educational “Loot Crates”
Posted in : Reviews on by : Fat Dad

This week we were sent not one, not two but three(!) boxes from Lucky Gecko (http://www.luckygecko.com). They are called ‘Discovery Boxes’ and are designed to help young people (KS2 level) to learn in different ways. Developed by a private tutor, the boxes contain various toys and activities as well as a great booklet that pulls
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17 May, 2017

What’s In the Lucky Gecko Discovery Box? We Look at These Educational “Loot Crates”

What’s In the Lucky Gecko Discovery Box? We Look at These Educational “Loot Crates”
Comments : 2 Posted in : Reviews on by : Fat Dad

This week we were sent not one, not two but three(!) boxes from Lucky Gecko (http://www.luckygecko.com). They are called ‘Discovery Boxes’ and are designed to help young people (KS2 level) to learn in different ways. Developed by a private tutor, the boxes contain various toys and activities as well as a great booklet that pulls
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14 April, 2017

Sip n Sound – A Kid’s Review of These Novelty Farm Animal Drinking Straws

Sip n Sound – A Kid’s Review of These Novelty Farm Animal Drinking Straws
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Phoebe’s Review: I like these straws because they make fun noises while you drink. I think that will be a good way to get younger kids to drink more especially as it’s starting to get hot now. It’s easy to take the animal off the straw and then you can play with them on their
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5 April, 2017

LEGO Speed Champs Scuderia Ferrari SF16-H (75879) – Build and Review

LEGO Speed Champs Scuderia Ferrari SF16-H (75879) – Build and Review
Posted in : Lego, Reviews on by : Fat Dad

Today we build and review one of the new LEGO Speed Champions sets – the Scuderia Ferrari SF16-H racing car (LEGO set 75879). This has got to be the best Speed Champs sets I have made so far. There is a lot of detail and the extra item is really big compared with other sets.
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2 April, 2017

Ravensburger My First Pets XXL 200pc Jigsaw Puzzle – A Kid’s Review

Ravensburger My First Pets XXL 200pc Jigsaw Puzzle – A Kid’s Review
Posted in : Phoebe Takes Over, Reviews on by : Fat Dad

Phoebe’s Review I like animals and I like puzzles so I like this puzzle.  It wasn’t too easy and it wasn’t too hard. It was just right with a little bit of a challenge. I had fun making it with my Dad and I would rate it 4½ out of 5. Fat Dad’s Review Both Phoebe and
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24 March, 2017

11 Year Old Driving a Car?! Welcome to Admiral’s Young Driver Scheme

11 Year Old Driving a Car?! Welcome to Admiral’s Young Driver Scheme
Comments : 2 Posted in : Reviews on by : Fat Dad

This week I had my first driving lesson. Yes, you read that correctly – an 11yr old having a driving lesson! This was all thanks to “Young Driver”, a company that specialises in driving lessons for 10-17 year olds. The idea is that by the time you’re old enough to get a license then you’ve
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11 March, 2017

British Kid Tries American Candy. The Result? American Sweets are Weird!

British Kid Tries American Candy. The Result? American Sweets are Weird!
Posted in : Reviews on by : Fat Dad

For this video we got hold of a load of American Candy for me to taste test. Some of it was really nice, some of it was just weird and horrible. You’ll have to watch to see what I thought! Some of the sweets/candy includes: 3 Muskateers, Nerds, Milk Duds, Warheads, Mint M&Ms, Jolly Rancher
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