Where I Lost Her – a book review

Where I Lost Her

I’ve got another cracking book to share with you today.  If you are on the look out for a real page turner this summer, then go and buy Where I Lost Her by T Greenwood.  You will not be disappointed.  Published by Corvus Books in March this year, I could… Continue reading »

Strange, Unusual, Gross and Cool Animals – review and giveaway

Strange, Unusual, Gross and Cool Animals

If your children are anything like my 7 year old son, then they are fascinated by the weirdest of creatures.  When we started to look through Strange, Unusual, Gross & Cool Animals recently, Monkey was hooked from the first page. The title alone, Strange, Unusual, Gross and Cool Animals was enough to… Continue reading »

Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game

Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game

With the recent release of the latest installment of one of my son’s favourite films, I couldn’t wait to pit my wits against my 7 year old with the new Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game.  It was time to get smart and see who could really think strategically. The Ravensburger Despicable… Continue reading »

Red Arrows on a dull day – My Sunday Photo 230717

Red Arrows on a dull day - My Sunday Photo 230717

Red Arrows on a dull day – My Sunday Photo 230717 It’s been years since we’ve had beautiful blue skies for race day at the British Grand Prix.  Well certainly for the time that the aerial display takes place before the race.  This year was no exception.  But the Red Arrows… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 28-29

Project 365 2017 Week 29

Project 365 2017 Week 28-29 Day 190 – 203 Sunday 9th July –  Day 190 We started our day at the Midland Air Museum, next to Coventry Airport.  There are lots of planes to see from across the years and we saw a different boy today.  It seems that Monkey wanted to… Continue reading »

The last day of Key Stage One

The last day of Key Stage One

It hadn’t really dawned on me that the last day of Year Two would also be the last day of Key Stage One.  It only seems like 5 minutes ago I was agonising over whether to leave Monkey in his pre-school setting for a second year or to move him… Continue reading »