When I was eleven years old, it was a very good year, and I can remember my daily routine vividly. These were the years before I owned a Sony Playstation, and I used to venture to my friends house - everyday after school - to watch him play through Final...
Most things only harm Pancho's balloons, so don't be scared to let him take a few hits.
Some advanced levels require seesaw physics, so remove the bits of wood that don't fit such a mechanism.
You can win a level on just one balloon.