Ticket To Ride First Journey

The next game I’ve been sent to review in the Bloggers Boardgame Club is Ticket To Ride: First Journey* from Days of Wonder. This game is a children’s adaptation of the popular grown up board game, but whilst being simplified it is still very similar and offers as much fun and challenging gameplay as its older brother.

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Hatchimals CollEGGtibles Playset

Hatchimals were big news in December 2016 with parents tearing their hair out trying to get their hands on the latest must-have toy and since then the range has expanded to include the cute little range of collectables – Hatchimals CollEGGtibles.

Hatchimals CollEGGtibles are the little sisters of the larger Hatchimals; tiny collectable plastic animals which come in blind bags. Inside each bag is a small speckled egg which is hatched by rubbing on the heart until it changes colour, then removing the shell to discover the mystery character inside.

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Timeline British History Game

One of the things we love to do as a family or with friends is to play board games. After a meal or on a rainy day its a great way to relax and have a bit of fun, and it’s also a fantastic way to tear the kids away from the TV or social media.

Recently we were sent Timeline British History to try out. If you’re into history or like games that test your mental prowess, this game is definitely one for you. It’s also good if you prefer simple card games that don’t take ages to set up or have complicated rules to learn.

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Blog On MSI 2017

One of the highlights of my blogging calender is the biennial Blog On Conference in Manchester. Blog On is organised by Laura of Tired Mummy of Two and her fantastic team of fellow bloggers and it is held of the Museum of Science and Industry.

The conference is well attended by lots of diverse brands and PR companies, so the networking opportunities are great, and there are also some brilliant sessions where you can learn everything from photography and blog planning to improving your social media or how to monetize your blog.

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