Surviving World Book Day

Surviving World Book Day

So much has changed since I was a child growing up in the 1970’s.  I can’t remember ever dressing up at school, may be the very occasional mufty day, but certainly nothing else. Being an avid bookworm I’m enthused by anything that promotes reading to children. But having witnessed Monkey’s… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 9

Project 366 2016 Week 9

We say goodbye to February and hello to March! Project 366 2016 Week 9 Day 59-65 with The Boy and Me. Sunday 28th February – Day 59 The day that didn’t quite go to plan.  We should have been heading over to Stoneleigh to visit Race Retro, but Daddy P works ridiculously long hours,… Continue reading »

World Book Day with Star Wars Adventures in Wild Space

World Book Day with Star Wars Adventures in Wild Space

Today we’re celebrating World Book Day with Star Wars Adventures in Wild Space ahead of the big day itself tomorrow.  I can remember queuing with my family to see the very first Star Wars film at the cinema in Aldershot in 1977.  It was like nothing my brother and I had… Continue reading »

Project 365 2015 Week 10

Project 365 2015 Week 10

Joining in with TheBoyAndMe and her linky Project 365. A Photo A Day, Every Day, For A Year!  Project 365 2015 Week 10 Days 60-66. Sunday 1st March – Day 60 After seeing some Instagram photos of PODCast’s recent trip to see the butterflies at RHS Wisley I knew we had to actually… Continue reading »

Potato Book Character for #WBD2015 – Mr Bump

Potato Book Character for #WBD2015

Last year we missed all the excitement of World Book Day as we were in Spain celebrating Mum’s 70th birthday. This year the school has set a challenge to all the children – create a potato book character for #WBD2015. Blimey! Well I as Monkey still isn’t too keen on… Continue reading »