Space Race – AD sent for review and giveaway

Space Race The Story of Space Exploration

I often reflect on the differences between my own childhood and my son’s and the biggest change has to be technology and the availability of information at the touch of a button.  I can remember learning about space as a child and it was grainy images on an old TV… Continue reading »

A Perfect Explanation – AD sent for review

A Perfect Explanation

Today I’d like to introduce you to a book I read last month which will be published on 15th March through Salt Publishing.  A Perfect Explanation  is written by Eleanor Anstruther and is a fictional story based on her own aristocratic family.  This is part of a blog tour, you can… Continue reading »

Disney Collector’s Edition Dumbo 1000 piece puzzle – AD sent for review

Disney Collector’s Edition Dumbo 1000 piece puzzle

When I was a little girl my best friend went on holiday to Disney World in Florida and when she came home, she gave me a soft toy Dumbo, which I still have some forty plus years later.  My love of Dumbo and all things elephant related stems back to… Continue reading »

Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch #TheGrinch – AD sent for review and DVD giveaway

Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch

As a child I wasn’t aware of Dr Seuss at all so I’ve only learned about his books since having my own son.  We’ve been watching the newly released Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch which is available now on 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD from Illumination and Universal… Continue reading »

The Dinner List – AD sent for review

The Dinner List

If you could invite anyone to dinner, dead or alive, who would you invite? I’ve often wondered how lovely it would be to spend an evening talking to the grandparents I either never knew, or those who died when I was a children. In The Dinner List by Rebecca Serle… Continue reading »

The Story of the Second World War for Children – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Story of the Second World War for Children

I never got to study the Second World War at school, if I’d stayed in Surrey for my O’levels I’d have studied it then, and when I arrived in Oxfordshire, it was in the syllabus for the year before you took your options.  So that all meant that I had… Continue reading »