Nanny Fox – a book review for Orion Star

I was intrigued to find out more about Nanny Fox written by Georgie Adams with illustrations by Selina Young, when we received a copy from Orion Books – the front cover reads …. The fox who loved chickens – not to eat – just as friends   www.over40andamumtoone.com Nanny Fox… Continue reading »

Jump Up and Join In – a brand new app #juji

As you know we were very lucky to get an exclusive sneak preview of the Jump Up and Join In app last week, when we met Carrie and David Grant at Egmont in London. The app was officially launched yesterday and is now available to buy from the Apple store… Continue reading »

Fresh Gourmet – a new take on croutons and toppings

I’m always one to try something new, although I’m certainly no Masterchef in the making!  I received a parcel a couple of weeks ago with some products from Fresh Gourmet – the number one brand of croutons and toppings in the USA, who are now launching in the UK. I’ve… Continue reading »

Anyone for a curry tonight?

I don’t know about you but I love a good Indian curry, luckily Monkey seems to like them too.  Once a month some of my girl friends come over for the evening and we order an Indian delivery service – it’s my monthly treat, although I do cook my own… Continue reading »

Sunshine and Snowballs / Goodnight Little One – Book Buddies Review for Parragon Books

We are thrilled to be a part of the Book Buddies team working with Parragon Books. Yes, I think you all know by now that Monkey and I have a slight obsession for books, I’m seriously thinking that our spare room is going to have to become Monkey’s own personal… Continue reading »

Jump Up and Join In – Reading, Music, Singing and soon to be an App

Jump Up and Join In

Earlier this week Monkey and I were invited to London by Egmont to meet Carrie and David Grant, and to hear about Jump Up and Join In – otherwise known as #juji. Based on six energetic picture books, JUJI is about making music, jumping up and joining in. I was… Continue reading »