Going on an adventure with TRESPASS

Going on an adventure with TRESPASS

We do love getting out and about here, and really we are all-weather explorers.  We’re as happy in the pouring rain as we are in a heat wave, but I do need to have confidence that our attire will protect us whatever the weather.  As winter gets ever closer we’ve… Continue reading »

Dreamworks Dragons Come To Life!

Dreamworks Dragons Come To Life!

If you’ve been reading the blog over the last year you may recall that when my son was in Year Two he was introduced to the How to Train Your Dragon series of books by Cressida Cowell.  So began a love affair with Hiccup and Toothless and we’ve almost finished… Continue reading »

Despicable Me 3 – DVD review #DespicableMe3

Despicable Me 3

Today sees the release on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand of Despicable Me 3 from Universal Pictures (UK).  It’s the third in the series of fun films featuring the Minions and my son and I were lucky enough to get a sneak preview last week.  It’s got the… Continue reading »

Saying Goodbye – a book review

Saying Goodbye

November has become a weirdly emotional month for me over the last six years.  It’s always been special because my Dad’s birthday is in November but for six years this month has also been tinged with sadness and wondering what might have been.  In a different world I’d be running… Continue reading »

Britains NC Rear Discharge Manure Spreader

Britains NC Rear Discharge Manure Spreader

My 7 year old son has been quite literally like a pig in muck since he received the Britains NC Rear Discharge Manure Spreader recently.  Honestly what is the fascination that boys of a certain age seem to have with all things related to poo?  He has quite an encyclopedic knowledge… Continue reading »

Pocketful of Dreams

There’s nothing I like more than a bit of a family drama with a love interest thrown in for good measure. Pocketful of Dreams is written by Jean Fullerton and was published through Corvus Books in August this year.  The book ticks all the boxes for me and adds a… Continue reading »