KING PONG – review and giveaway

King Pong

Monkey and I have been playing the new game on the block from Drumond Park called KING PONG.  It’s aimed at children aged 8 years and over and can be played by 2-4 players. The games comes with a KING PONG unit, base with pivoting doors and lid, 4 corner… Continue reading »

Exploring Hampton Court Palace

Exploring Hampton Court Palace

I fell in love with Hampton Court Palace as a child and have never tired of its beauty and its past.  I’ve had my head in history books for as long as I can remember.  I still have my childhood book of the British Kings and Queens that I used… Continue reading »

Swimming lesson success and Beaver Camp fun

Swimming lesson success and Beaver Camp fun

We’ve been celebrating here with swimming lesson success and Beaver Camp fun as my son continues to surprise me at every turn.  Monkey joined Beavers in April 2016 and although he still shies away from some of the games and boisterous play, he does enjoy a lot of the activities.  For… Continue reading »

Hartley’s Back To School Lunchtime Challenge #littleoneswholunch

Hartley’s Back To School 'Lunchtime Challenge'

I’ve been completing the Hartley’s Back To School Lunchtime Challenge with my 7 year old son, as we’ve talked about his school week, family, food and education.  Now he’s back at school we only get to share lunchtimes at the weekends but when we are together, it’s a great time to… Continue reading »

Animal Planet Dinosaurs! – a book review

Animal Planet Dinosaurs!

My 7 year old son has been enjoying the chapter book Animal Planet Dinosaurs! recently and I’m sure if you’ve got a young dinosaur fan, they may well do too.  Now, don’t be too surprised, I’m still the one doing the reading here, but this chapter book is aimed at children… Continue reading »

Always look up – My Sunday Photo 170917

Always look up – My Sunday Photo 170917 We visited Hampton Court Palace last Sunday, and I was reminded to always look up right from the first doorway.