Today, the menace and I tripped off to Tedworth House with a fabulous toytastic delivery from Toys R Us to donate to Help for Heroes. This fabulous box of goodies was for the children of wounded men and women to keep themselves entertained while mummy and daddy are rehabilitating at the breathtakingly magical superb facility Tedworth House recovery centre.
I was very lucky because the big man himself, CEO Bryn Parry was there and he was delighted to receive the toys on behalf of the charity, Help for Heroes.
Toys R Us UK and their vendors sent a fantastic selection of games and toys that will keep the children busy for hours while those in charge can hang out and enjoy a decent coffee in the great drop in cafe area.
The toy haul included:
Barbie Water Park
BARBIE® Puppy Water Park!: Barbie® and her puppies are ready for fun water play adventures at the water park! Includes waterslide and Ferris wheel for the puppies to ride, and Barbie® doll also has a great squirt gun to enjoy water play fun with her favorite puppy friends! Includes doll, 2 puppies and water park accessory.
Baby Born Clapping Hands
BABY born sings Pat-A-Cake nursery rhyme whilst clapping her hands. Doll is interactive and when the child assists BABY born to clap her hands the doll sings faster or slower accordingly.
Learn the letters of the alphabet in this fun lotto game! Choose which side of the board you play on and try to be the first player to find all the cards that match the letters, or pictures, on your lotto board.
Head Shoulders Knees & Toes
Head, shoulders, knees and toes, and eyes and ears and mouth and nose! Have fun learning about parts of the body with this all-action lotto guessing game.
Pirate Snakes and Ladders
Two games in one! Old favourites are given an exciting pirate twist on this double-sided playing board. Raise the anchor and set a course for the buried treasure in snakes and ladders, or join the pirate fun on the ludo board on the back! For 2-4 players.
Jack and Jill
Race up the hill and be the first to reach the well! A fun counting and colour matching game. Roll the dice to climb the hill and be the first player to reach the well and win the game. But be careful, spin the spinner and you might fall down to the bottom and have to start all over again!
Join the chefs in the crazy kitchen and collect everything they need to make a meal in this great Crazy Chefs game! Grab your plate and wait for your dish to cook! Will you be the first to serve up a tasty treat? A fun lotto game with a food theme. For 2-5 players.
Old Macdonalds Lotto
A fun farmyard lotto for very young players. Make lots of noises and actions as you find the farm cards to match the pictures on your playing board. Be the first player to match your farmer and you win the game! For 2-4 players, encourages observation, memory and object matching skills.
Knex Dinosaur Building Set
The K’Nex Dinosaurs 20 Model Building Set is packed with 326 parts to build a T-Rex, Brontosaurus, Pterodactyl and more. Then bring them to life with the motion-activated sound brick! Instructions and building ideas are included for over 20 different dinosaur models, ranging from beginner to more challenging. Or, use your imagination and create your own dinosaur!
Jumbo Colouring Pad Blue
An oversized colouring book where the outline drawing appears on one side only, so that your child’s masterpiece won’t smudge. The oversized pad is premium white bond paper and the pages tear out cleanly to allow more than one child to colour simultaneously and for proud display once completed! Fifty favourite themes, including animals, sports and vehicles are just waiting for the imagination of your artist to colour. 36 x 28 cm
Jumbo Colouring Pad Pink
You and your young artist will enter a world of magical beauty on the pages of this fantastic coloring pad. Fifty pages of premium bond paper are full of fairies and princesses awaiting your colorful touch and fabulous sense of design. The pages tear out cleanly for display or gift giving!
5 x Triangular Crayon set x 4
These ingenious, triangular shaped crayons wont roll away. Made of plastic, not wax, for additional durability, this set of 24 rainbow color, non toxic crayons stay on the table just where your little artist put them.
Just create your own masterpieces by scraping away the pre-printed outlines.
Thank you so much Toys R Us for giving me the opportunity to share so many great toys with many children who will get hours of fun.