The Alphabet Photography Project H is for Helpful #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project H is for Helpful

Week 8 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project and what to pick for H? Last year I chose Hands, and I very nearly picked something on the same track this time around.  How about Happy?  I have so many photos of a happy Monkey that I know I’d spend hours trying… Continue reading »

The solution to humidity risks for newborns

The solution to humidity risks for new-borns

When caring for a child or newborn, there’s nothing we won’t do to protect them and make sure they grow up happy and healthy. There are the more obvious dangers such as trips and falls, which we combat with tools like stair gates and child seats, and then there are… 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 »

Something different for Mothers Day

Something different for Mothers Day

I have been fascinated with maps and atlas’ for as long as I can remember.  I think it all stems back to an old atlas that my Dad had.  When I was a little girl we’d look at far off places on the maps within the atlas.  Lots of exotic… Continue reading »

The Best Birthday Present Ever!

The Best Birthday Present Ever!

Recently we received an interesting package, all wrapped up, what could it be?  Inside the wrapping paper we discovered The Best Birthday Present Ever! and I chuckled.  This lovely new picture book is written and illustrated by Ben Mantle was published in January this year. The Best Birthday Present Ever! is aimed… Continue reading »