Project 365 2018 Week 11

Project 365 2018 Week 11

Project 365 2018 Week 11 Day 70 – 76 Sunday 11th March – Day 70 Mothers Day, I was told to be ready to leave home by 8am, of course that meant that two of were, just not the driver.  Anyway, we finally set off on a magical mystery tour… Continue reading »

Discovering Pitstone Windmill

Discovering Pitstone Windmill

You may recall that we recently visited the National Trust run Ashridge Estate recently.  It’s somewhere i just know we will be getting to know more over the next few years.  As we were heading home I we realised that we had an ideal opportunity to visit somewhere else close… Continue reading »

Creating a My Monster t-shirt – review and giveaway

Creating a My Monster t-shirt

Sometimes something pops into my inbox that’s just a little bit different and instantly catches my attention.  My 8 year old son is always creating things with Lego and bricks or designing new stations or schools (yes really) in his notebook.  I just knew he’d like the idea of creating a… Continue reading »

Pay Day – a game review

Pay Day

I don’t know about your children, but my son does have a habit of thinking that money grows on trees and he can just click his fingers and funds will appear in his piggy bank.  We’ve had the opportunity to play a fun game called Pay Day recently, which might… Continue reading »

Desmond’s Dragon – review and giveaway

Desmond's Dragon

We recently received a copy of Desmond’s Dragon by A J Stairmand, and whilst our picture book days are largely behind us, I knew a dragon would get my son interested. In Desmond’s Dragon we meet young Desmond Biggles who is five and three-quarters who is fascinated by dragons.  I think… Continue reading »

The Tooth Fairy drama – Living Arrows

The Tooth Fairy drama

The Tooth Fairy drama – Living Arrows.  I have a gentle little soul in this house.  He isn’t particularly keen on wobbly teeth and doesn’t try to help them on their way at all.  He certainly doesn’t take after me. We’ve often had tears when teeth have been ready to… Continue reading »