Search For Jurassic World

I consider myself a somewhat seasoned purchaser of LEGO for birthday gifts for my offspring, and somewhat experienced at the whole birthday thing in general. Rarely do I find myself in the situation where I am unable to find the particular set I have been looking for. Even if I…

Hit a Brick With Family Day

Family Day has come around, yet again. Although, the last few weeks we just haven’t been able to manage it. One kid going away here, another kid off to parties there, yet another kid with a better social life than I … We’ve been busy. So an invitation to the…

What Kids?

Having almost forgotten about it, I almost missed out on the opportunity to have loads of fun and torment my kids. At the SAME TIME, which was a bonus. There was, of course, the beginning which was me fighting with some stupid technical thing that made no sense and had…

Gifted Children & Dangers Around the House

Godzilla is leaving for school camp tomorrow morning. I had suggested we do something about organising his packing last weekend, but I was otherwise occupied. Quite surprisingly, Grumpy Pants took it upon himself to get started. He dragged the suitcase that had been sitting in our bedroom for five weeks…

Family Day Mining

It’s been a few weeks, but we had the opportunity to embark upon another of our trademark Family Days. Last one, I started a List Of Place To Go For Family Day on my phone, and we even remembered to look at it and choose something from it. Today it…