1, 2, 3… Number Train Review

Lego number train

Here are three of DorkySon’s favourite things in the world.

  1. Trains
  2. LEGO
  3. Showing off how well he can count.

I don’t say yes to many review opportunities, but when Netmums asked if we’d like to try the new LEGO DUPLO counting train, I could not reply to the email quickly enough. DorkySon loves DUPLO. He will be four at the end of the month. He has some ‘big boy lego’ too. He likes his catamarans and his quad bikes if I’m there to help him, but DUPLO is the stuff he can really get to grips with on his own. Continue reading

One Born Every Minute: The Dad Episode

I have a confession to make. I’ll whisper it.

*I’ve never actually watched One Born Every Minute.*

When the last series aired, my Facebook news feed was chock-a-block with people’s thoughts on it – from midwife friends who loved it, to hippy friends who hated it, to childless friends who were terrified by it. I think, for me, it was just a little too soon after DorkySon’s arrival and I wasn’t quite ready to reacquaint myself with the workings of a maternity ward.
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