Another month has flown by, the nights are staying lighter for longer and the warmer weather has brought hopes for a long hot summer.
I’m joining in with Family Four Fun’s #FunFinds linky again this month as I loved the opportunity to tell you about ‘fun finds’ I have seen throughout April.
Nothing quite say summer like getting outdoors and having some fun the garden, little ones especially love the outdoors from exploring the garden they have looked out upon all winter to having fun on a whole new range of toys. Little Tikes is well-known for its range of outdoor toys especially for pre-schoolers and this summer they have a new range of toys for us all to get excited about:
Cozy Coupe® Dinosaur (from 18 mths to 5 years) RRP: £59.99
Little Tikes’ latest Cozy Coupe® innovation has scooped up Best New Toy award in the Outdoor Category at the British Toy and Hobby Association’s 2015 Toy Fair. The Cozy Coupe® Dino comes in ‘Dinosaur Green’ and has cool dinosaur plates that look like real spikes on its roof. The launch is a sign, of the UK’s best selling cars’, continued success as it marks the largest range yet for Little Tikes.
Cozy Coupe® Fun Facts
- The iconic Cozy Coupe® car has been a firm favourite in families across the world:
- The first Cozy Coupe® was launched in 1979
- The Classic Cozy Coupe® is the best-selling car in the UK – outselling the British Ford Fiesta by 30%
- 1-in-4 kids drive the Cozy Coupe®
- In 2012, Little Tikes created the first ever adult-sized Cozy Coupe
- The adult sized car toured the UK appearing on Jimmy Carr’s show ‘8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown’ and then when Stateside and appeared on the ‘Ellen Degeneres Show’
Cape Cottage Playhouse (from 2 years) RRP: £99.99
Little Tikes’ vast range of playhouses are as popular as ever – and delight children all year round. Brand NEW for 2015 is the Cape Cottage Playhouse – offering the perfect little play home for any child that enjoys a spot of role-play. The cottage features a mailbox, two Dutch doors and working window shutters. Cape Cottage comes in three fantastic colours – red, tan and pink.
Fish ‘n Splash Water Table (2+Years) RRP: £49.99
Little ones will love learning to fish with the Fish ‘n Splash Water Table, using their very own fishing rods and scoops to make their catch of the day. The fun and innovative design will delight ‘Little Fishermen’ as they add their latest catch to the fish bowl ready to be counted, then watch it come splashing back down ready to be caught again!
With 10 fun accessories, little ones will have endless fun catching, counting, pouring, and splashing in their own back garden.
- Water table with fishing and counting play
- Includes fishing poles and fish
- Includes 10+ accessories
Kate & Mim-Mim: Funny Bunny Fun app
The very first Kate & Mim-Mim: Funny Bunny Fun app, based on the hit TV series Kate & Mim-Mim, currently airing on CBeebies, the app is available now on the Apple App Store and for the Android Market.
Aimed at 2-5 year olds, and inspired by a real life girl, Kate & Mim-Mim follows the adventures of Kate, an imaginative little girl who, together with her toy rabbit Mim-Mim, travels to the fantasy world of Mimiloo where Mim-Mim comes alive as a larger-than-life big bunny buddy.
Pop! Pop! Peaches
- Ten progressive levels and locations
- Results tracked to beat previous scores
- Random “surprise” items to catch
- Three different skill levels
- Randomized card images and layout designs
Colouring with Kate
- Ten different images with a choice of different colouring tools and a wide palette of colours.
- Features all of the characters from the popular TV show.
- A “Save” feature sending finished pictures to your device’s gallery
The Kate & Mim-Mim: Funny Bunny Fun app is available for £1.49 in the UK, Europe and Asia from App Store on iPhone, iPad or iPad touch at www.AppStore.com and on Google Play.
It’s beginning to look a lot like summer – picture the scene: the sand between your toes, the sun gently setting on the horizon + the soft sound of waves. Now open your eyes, not the scene in front of you at all? Luckily the new method sunset beach collection has been designed to transport you there, so sit back, relax + enjoy the ride.
The new sunset beach range includes hand wash, dish soap + all-purpose surface cleaner, so enjoy dreams of the beach wherever you are in your home. The colourful stripey packaging, inspired by beach balls + sun umbrellas, will add a summery burst to any room.
The range is available exclusively at Tesco priced £2.50-£3.00