Getting creative with Plus Plus …… day one

We recently talked about how times are changing with regards to how we buy things for and with our children. As part of that post we were lucky enough to be able to order some Plus Plus from The Toadstool and look what arrived today ….. What is Plus Plus… Continue reading »

We’re going on a …… Snail Hunt

As you know from an earlier post I grew up being inspired by my father to love nature and appreciate the world around me.  I always try to point out animals, birds and insects etc to Monkey whenever we are off on our travels and on our pre-school walks we… Continue reading »

A different idea for Fathers Day

Itsyourstory was the first company in the UK to sell photo personalised books for children …… I was thrilled to be asked by Itsyourstory to create and review a Fathers Day storybook using their on-line shop.  I’d been struggling to think of something for Monkey to get Daddy for Father’s… Continue reading »

Book Review – Grandpa’s Garden

As you will know from a recent post on a BritMums meet up and another post I have fallen in love with Barefoot Books.  They saw my post discussing their books and very kindly offered to let me review another book for them. One super happy Mummy!! I had their… Continue reading »

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo part 2

Following on from my recent post about Cinco de Mayo and the lovely Fajitas we made, we decided to extend our celebrations to use the remaining ingredients from our Discovery Foods parcel to make Cajun Chicken for our tea tonight, using the Cajun Cooking Sauce and what was left of… Continue reading »

Twinkl – a wealth of downloadable resources at the click of a button

I was recently asked by Twinkl to have a look at their website and share my thoughts.  So, who are Twinkl? Well, Twinkl offer over 60,000 hand drawn downloadable resources which are used by primary schools and other educational settings all over the UK and beyond.  They also have a… Continue reading »