You all know that we are massive fans of Cressida Cowell in this household. Even more so since my son got to meet her not so long ago. Earlier this month saw the release of the paperback version of The Wizards of Once. The first in a new series of books, featuring the warrior princess…Continue reading The Wizards of Once – giveaway
Project 365 2018 Week 12 Day 77 – 83 Sunday 18th March – Day 77 I should have been in Swindon but due to the weather my plans have been postponed, so I headed into Oxford with my son and his Dad to see Cressida Cowell at the Oxford Literary Festival. I strongly believe that…Continue reading Project 365 2018 Week 12
When I was a little girl I lived in an imaginary world. I’d walk to the bottom of our garden, to my swing, hidden behind the trellis, and escape to a world far away. I’d swing for hours, dreaming of a different time and place, a world all of my own. If I wasn’t there,…Continue reading Meeting a hero – Cressida Cowell
If you’ve been reading the blog over the last year you may recall that when my son was in Year Two he was introduced to the How to Train Your Dragon series of books by Cressida Cowell. So began a love affair with Hiccup and Toothless and we’ve almost finished reading book 11 in the…Continue reading Dreamworks Dragons Come To Life!
Project 365 2017 Week 13 Day 85 – 91 Sunday 26th March – Day 85 Mothers Day and I felt awful, told Daddy P to cancel the lunch reservation and headed back to bed for most of the day. I didn’t get to appreciate the flowers I’d been given until later in the day. I did…Continue reading Project 365 2017 Week 13
This term has seen a real transformation in Monkey. They’ve been learning about Cressida Cowell and dragons, and Monkey has become obsessed with the How to Train Your Dragon books. It’s been wonderful, really wonderful. You might have caught my post recently about how the books have inspired him to write his own book. Well…Continue reading Dressing up as Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III