Science & Play: Archeofun T-Rex & Triceratops – Review and Giveaway

Archeofun T-Rex & Triceratops

As you all know we have a massive dinosaur fan here.  When we visited Charmouth in the summer monkey got to see fossils up close as well as the Charmouth Dinosaur.  He was fascinated with the idea of digging up dinosaur fossils.  Knowing of his new-found addiction the lovely people… Continue reading »

A Scarf and a Half – a book review

A Scarf and A Half

A Scarf and a Half is today’s new book selection from Maverick Arts Publishing.  Written by Amanda Brandon and illustrated by Catalina Echeverri, this is a humourous picture book about a frantic knitter called Granny Mutton and her grandson Little Lionel. Granny Mutton loves knitting but she doesn’t know when… Continue reading »

La Vinyeta with I Cook It – A Catalan Adventure #incostabrava

La Vinyeta with I Cook It

After a pirate themed day in L’Estartit, our Catalan Adventure continued that evening with a trip into the countryside to visit La Vinyeta with I Cook It.  We left the hotel at 6pm and headed in land for about an hour and half until we reached the family run vineyard,… Continue reading »

I Wish I’d Been Born a Unicorn – a book review

I Wish I'd Been Born a Unicorn

We had a lovely delivery of paperback picture books from Maverick Arts Publishing recently.  I’ll be sharing them with you over the next few days.  First up is the 26 page book I Wish I’d Been Born a Unicorn by Rachel Lyon. We meet Mucky, a funny brown horse who… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project W and X #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project

Week 24 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project. I missed last week as I was holed up in bed with a virus so it’s a double whammy for my today – W and X.  But what to pick for either of them!!  Tricky. The Alphabet Photography Project W is Waterfall This… Continue reading »

Toot the Tiny Tugboat

Toot and Pop!

Have your kids been watching the new kid on the block on Milkshake TV this week? We were lucky enough to get a preview of the episodes that have been shown on Monday and Tuesday this week, and are looking forward to see what’s in store for the helpful little… Continue reading »