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Top Toys and affordable presents for Christmas 2017

Yes Halloween is over and so Christmas is in the air, The shops have filled their windows with tinsel, baubles and fairly lights – as well as a few carefully chosen must-have gifts. And so of course the toy manufacturers … Continue reading

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Affordable Christmas Presents and the Top Toys of 2016

Every year the toys get more incredible: more interactive, more technologically brilliant, more  creative, and  – understandably perhaps –  more expensive. So every year when I go to the unveiling of what will be the Top Twelve best selling toys … Continue reading

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Top toys for 2015

There was definitely a retro theme at this year’s unveiling of which toys will be the best sellers this Christmas. Every year we spend around £300 on toys for each of our children and buy them 30 to 40 toys … Continue reading

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Top toys for Christmas

Just 14 days to go until Christmas and I suspect most of us still have at least some of our Christmas shopping left to do.  But buyers from Hamleys, Argos and Toys R Us among others have already made their … Continue reading

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Toys worth a look this Christmas – from £5 to £15

  I always try to do a round-up of toys that are affordable for nephews and nieces, and friends’ children. The idea being, you want to give them something affordable, but fun, that is a substantial present. But it can … Continue reading

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Alternative Advent Calendars – without chocolate

I am a woman on a crusade. I don’t know when it happened, but some time between my being a child and having children myself, the concept of Advent Calendars (yes, and a few other things too) has changed. It … Continue reading

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Would you buy a toy dog and poop scoop for Christmas, the experts say you will

It’s nearly the end of October so we are all gearing up for Halloween. Right?  Well yes – but the toy industry is gearing up with its final push for Christmas and this week they announced the Top 12 toys … Continue reading

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