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Rewatching “Why Don’t You”

Perhaps its the summer holidays starting, but seeing a couple of posts on social media about the old kids show “Why Don’t You”, reminded me of a fairly random early TV memory. All I could really remember was an inventor called Ben, and a really big computer. A little bit of googling found the below, […]

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On The Small Screen
Parenting Life
Toddler Life

Go Jetters. A Few Questions.

As I’m sure its obvious to those that read this blog, but we are massive fans of CBeebies. Which show is our favourite does vary from week to week, but Go Jetters seems to come up quite often. When the Little One is up for Go Jetters, its often binge watched on BBC iPlayer, and […]

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On The Small Screen
Parenting Life

Questions While Watching CBeebies

I love CBeebies. (The BBCs dedicated TV channel for little people). Yeah I’ve said it. Almost anything released on CBeebies seems to at least survivable for parents to watch. (Dont mention Teletubbies -they are exception here). But I can’t help but have some questions about some of the CBeebies Shows I catch myself watching…* Andys […]

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Parenting Life

The Tee and Mo Playlist

Putting this here mostly because Little Sofa occasionally has a deep want to dance to Tee and Mo from CBeebies. If its here, I know where to find it easily. Also if it here, it gives you the chance to hear the catchy brilliance for yourself…

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Geek Stuff
Parenting Life

RIP Bodger

Sad News, it has been announced that Andy Cunningham from Bodger and Badger has died from cancer. Remember the good times (and sing along to the theme tune) with this…

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Topsy and Tim
Parenting Life
Toddler Life

The Improbabilities Told By Topsy and Tim

We love Topsy and Tim in our household. I say “We love Topsy and Tim”, I mean, our little one loves Topsy and Tim. If we ever have left CBeebies on in the background at home, the opening moments of the Topsy and Tim theme tune is enough to get her running to the TV. […]

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Parenting Life

Jungle Beat – The Explorers

Last summer, I discovered Jungle Beat, and the computer game that went alongside it. Jungle Beat features different animal characters in a series of simple yet increasingly bizarre and chaos ridden situations as the episode carries on. Back then I wondered if there was an influence from old school Warner Brothers cartoons. The Explorers is […]

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Conversations With A Toddler
Toddler Life

Conversations with a toddler* Number 11 

I’m being a bad parent, and letting the Little One watch cbeebies programs on iPlayer while she eats her tea… and the “Twirlywoos” have just finished… LO: “I’d like another one” Me: “Which one would you like on” LO: Walks to @BBCiPlayer screen and points. “That 1” *Twirlywoos start* LO: “Which one is it” Me: […]

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10 Ways You Can Tell You've Watched Too Much Cbeebies
Toddler Life

10 Ways You Can Tell You’ve Watched Too Much Cbeebies

Are you? Is your little one a fan of Cbeebies? Is Cbeebies your favourite way of getting a little bit of peace during the day? Do you catch yourself enjoying Cbeebies a bit too much? Do you feel you know the Bing episodes a bit too much? Here are 10 Ways You Can Tell You’ve Watched […]

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