The Ice Twins #IceTwins

The Ice Twins

I’m a book-worm, that’s absolutely no surprise to you is it. One of the joys I get from blogging is discovering new authors.  I cannot get to sleep without reading pages from a book first; no matter what the time.  I’ve always been the same.  I’ve recently read an absolute… Continue reading »

The Dog Detectives in an …. American Adventure

The Dog Detectives in an .... American Adventure

I’m spending a lot of time with Monkey these days talking about the big wide world, I’m a map fan and he loves his globe.  We talk about my travels and where our friends live worldwide.  He has an American school friend who will be returning to the States when… Continue reading »

Having a carvery meal in the week

Having a carvery meal in the week

Many years ago before my Export career began I used to work for a food distribution company and, along with my best friend, ran their computer systems overnight, printed picking sheets for the warehouse and ran invoices and delivery drop sheets.  We worked long and unsociable hours; not ideal for… Continue reading »

Comfort and Style from Hotter shoes

Comfort and Style from Hotter shoes

It’s been a standing joke with my nieces since they were little that AM really does love her shoes.  I have to admit that since having Monkey and giving up my job, my show spending sprees are a little less frequent, but I still love shoes.  I’m off to the… Continue reading »

International School Set imaginative play

International School Set imaginative play

We’re really into imaginative play here, but as you know this often revolves around building sites, construction in all forms and diggers and tractors normally feature quite heavily!  But with Monkey now being at school we’ve often seen him teach me phonics and go through literacy classes.  It’s lovely to… Continue reading »

T-Rex Terror

T-Rex Terror

As you are well aware we have a big dinosaur fan in this house so when we were asked to review T-Rex Terror as part of the Parragon Books Book Buddies scheme, I obviously jumped at the chance! T-Rex Terror is written by Timothy Knapman and illustrated in comic book… Continue reading »