Author: ThatAndy

Geek Stuff

Computer Games, Loot Boxes, and The Gambling Question.

I’m not sure if it was a tweet I replied to about Loot Boxes, or a previous blog post about computer games, but I recently received an email asking for an opinion on whether In-game spending should be regulated by gambling laws, and so-called loot boxes banned entirely for children. While I didn’t have the […]

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Parenting Life

That Summer Holiday Bucket List

So at the start of the Summer, I put together an incredibly cheesy list of things that I wanted us to do as a family this Summer… It wasn’t very ambitious, but here’s how we got on… Try one of the Gluten Free Cones at Orange Elephant. DONE. And they are awesome. If you’re Gluten […]

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Life Stuff

The Family Has Grown!

Well, a bit of discussion over how the family should grow… we’ve gone and added some Guinea Pigs to the family!

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Geek Stuff

Doctor Who – Gallifrey Stands

Its been a while since I’ve randomly shared a Doctor Who Fan video, just for the sake of sharing it. But this. I love.

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Geek Stuff

When Friends meets Lego…

With the Lego Friends set coming out, some enterprising soul has put this together…

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Toddler Life

A New Kids Book?

Well… I guess that’s one book I’m not looking forward to…

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Around Devon
Parenting Life

The Summer Holiday Bucket List

The Summer Holidays have now hit the Sofa household. The good news. There are no school runs for the next six weeks. The “interesting news”… what do we do for the next weeks? Not for any “making precious memories” type reasons, but because its good to know we have something to do. Here’s what I’ve […]

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Toddler Life

This Week In The Internet – The Political Protest Edition

My continuing attempt at doing a weekly round up of random things I’ve found online this week… When Donald Trump Holds A Social Media Conference. Did you hear the thing about Donald Trump hosting a Social Media conference, and not inviting Facebook or Twitter? According to CNN… In addition to inviting leaders from traditional conservative […]

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Blogging

Come Find Me on Instagram!

(The title to this could also be, “Why I’ve not updated the blog for a while.”) This is a both a blatant plug for people who are Instagram to come and find me on Instagram, but also a little note about the lack of updates on here. That actually sounds more serious than it is. […]

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Geek Stuff

When You Play Computer Games With Kids

After playing Mario Rabids with the small one, I couldn’t help but wonder if there are three distinct stages. Obviously, when its time to take control of the game back, the game was so much harder than it would have been if I was allowed to help earlier…

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