Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue – app review

Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue

As a child I absolutely loved watching the Thunderbirds on TV with my younger brother.  The original shows were a fond part of my childhood and we have a whole collection on DVD, which my son enjoys watching just as much as the modern remake.  He has all the vehicles… Continue reading »

The Curious Cupboard No 6 The Collector’s Cupboard 1000 Piece Puzzle

The Curious Cupboard No 6 The Collector’s Cupboard 1000 Piece Puzzle

I’ve always loved jigsaw puzzles and find them a good way to unwind at the end of a busy day, once my son is finally asleep.  I am not a fan of puzzles with huge blue skies, I prefer those with lots of details to enjoy as I’m piecing a… Continue reading »

What the Ladybird Heard – My Sunday Photo 071018

What the Ladybird Heard - My Sunday Photo 071018

What the Ladybird Heard – My Sunday Photo 071018

Project 365 2018 Week 40

Project 365 2018 Week 40

Project 365 2018 Week 40 Days 273 – 279 The week of feeling decidedly under the weather. Sunday 30th September – Day 273 We’d been invited to the Cotswold Airport Revival Festival but my lunchtime I was feeling so cold we decided to leave.  We were really close to Swindon… Continue reading »

A visit to the Cotswold Airport Revival Festival

A visit to the Cotswold Airport Revival Festival

We’re always looking for new places to visit and as my son seems particularly taken with aeroplanes at the moment I thought he’d enjoy a visit to the Cotswold Airport Revival Festival last weekend.  The annual weekend event takes place at the old RAF Kemble site near to Cirencester and is… Continue reading »

Word Bandit – review and giveaway

Word Bandit

As you all know, I’m always looking for new ways to encourage my son to read and help with his spellings.  As soon as Drumond Park mentioned their new game aimed at players aged 8 years and over I knew I’d found another tool for my armoury!  Word Bandit is a… Continue reading »