Review: Venturer EliteWin S 11K Mini Laptop

Last year we reviewed a Venturer notebook computer and when the new model was announced we couldn’t wait to try it out. As a tech loving family we really enjoying testing the latest gadgets and the Venturer EliteWin S 11K was a pretty exciting delivery.

Review: Venturer EliteWin S 11K Mini Laptop

The Venturer EliteWin S 11K is the latest in a great line of 2-in-1 Mini Laptops from Ventura. It features an 11.6 inch touch screen, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. It also boasts an Intel Atom processor for multitasking, cameras on the front and back of the screen for pictures, Skype etc. It also has a MicroSD card slot, a mini HDMI output and a micro USB port for on the go charging. Throw in an 8hr battery life and it’ll keep you online all day. In short, it has everything that one would expect for a top end laptop aimed at people on the go or even for children to do their homework on. A 64GB microSD is also included in the box so there is ample storage space for all of your digital needs – music, important documents, games, movies and TV shows.

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Learning to Drive – aged Five – with Admiral’s Young Driver

One constant in our lives since the children were born has been driving. They’re used to going on adventures, trips to the shop and going to school sometimes by car too but how would the children feel about learning to drive themselves? When Admiral’s Young Driver got in touch, and asked if LP would like to try driving for herself it was an opportunity not to be missed.

Learning to Drive - aged Five - with Admiral's Young Driver

The Young Driver classes let children get behind the wheel. Over elevens get to drive a real car and those aged five to ten get to drive a specially designed electric car – complete with pedals and steering wheel.

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Starting off the year the right way with the TomTom Touch Fitness Tracker

I’ve started off this year trying to get into a new health and fitness regime. It’s a good time to make steps to a healthier lifestyle and to help me on my way I have been using the TomTom Touch fitness tracker.

Starting off the year the right way with the TomTom Touch

The TomTom Touch is really nice and streamlined compared to other bulkier activity trackers I’ve used in the past. It also comes in a range of colours and two strap sizes making it perfect for both men and women. I went for the smaller strap and it’s adjustable and really comfortable to wear.

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Making Money: Sell Unwanted Gift Cards and Declutter with Zapper

*This is a collaborative post

It’s that time of year when you might be looking for a little extra cash after the big expense of Christmas but also, you may have received Christmas presents that you don’t need and among them gift cards that you don’t think you will ever use. So why not sell them with Zapper?

Making Money: Sell Unwanted Gift Cards and Declutter with Zapper

I have been using Zapper for years to sell our old books, DVDs and computer games but now they have added gift cards to their service, meaning that you can simply swap the dead weight of a gift card you will never use for cash that you can then spend on anything you need – even groceries, rent or utility bills.

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Brick Box Review and Giveaway!

LP absolutely loves Lego and other construction kits. Something clicked about six months ago and since then she has sat happily, following instructions and building Lego kits like there is no tomorrow. So when Brick Box got in touch to see if we would like to try out their subscription box LP couldn’t wait for the delivery to arrive.

Brick Box is a monthly Lego subscription, delivering a box full of Lego treats each month with each box having a specific theme. Our box arrived – delivered by a reputable courier – and contained a Mixels themed Lego.

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