New additions to the Mr Men Every Day series

New additions to the Mr Men Every Day series

It’s no big secret that we’re big fans of the Mr Men here, they were as popular in my own childhood with me and my brother as they are now, with Monkey.  We’ve just been introduced to the new additions to the Mr Men Every Day series which were published yesterday.  Mr Men Making Music and…Continue reading New additions to the Mr Men Every Day series

World Book Day with Star Wars Adventures in Wild Space

World Book Day with Star Wars Adventures in Wild Space

Today we’re celebrating World Book Day with Star Wars Adventures in Wild Space ahead of the big day itself tomorrow.  I can remember queuing with my family to see the very first Star Wars film at the cinema in Aldershot in 1977.  It was like nothing my brother and I had ever seen before.  He instantly…Continue reading World Book Day with Star Wars Adventures in Wild Space

Mr Men The Rugby Match

Mr Men The Rugby Match

Now I’ve got to be honest, you could write what I know about Rugby on a postage stamp, but even I know that the Rugby World Cup is now under way.  To celebrate this sporting event, Egmont have recently released Mr Men The Rugby Match. Written and illustrated by Adrian Hargreaves, along the lines of the…Continue reading Mr Men The Rugby Match

Monkey and the Little One

Monkey and the Little One

Being an only child Monkey struggles with the whole concept of sharing, whether it be his toys or his space! He’s getting better now he’s a bit older and at school, but there are times when it’s still a challenge.  He has made friend’s with Redpeffer’s little boy, which is lovely. There’s a year between…Continue reading Monkey and the Little One

The Mouse who Sailed the Seas

The Mouse who Sailed the Seas

If you are looking for a lovely picture book to keep your little ones amused, I have just the thing for you today.  The Mouse who Sailed the Seas is a very funny book written by Amy Sparkes which was published through Egmont last month. We meet a mouse desperate to find some cheese, so…Continue reading The Mouse who Sailed the Seas

Mr Men in London

Mr Men in London

Last weekend I was in London for the annual BritMums blogging conference.  Monkey is used to me always being there , at home, ready to pamper to his every need.  As last week progressed I could sense the wobbles descending as it got closer to the day Mummy disappeared to the big city.  He didn’t…Continue reading Mr Men in London