The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

I love children’s stories that are passed on from one generation to the next and can still be loved as much, many years on.  Parragon Books have published a lovely hardback book today with a collection of The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen. The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen… Continue reading »

Tempt – the cook book for chocoholics

Tempt

I do like cake, especially chocolate cake, and actually I’m not alone in that.  We are a household of chocolate cake fans.  In fact, Daddy P and Monkey will eat anything if the world chocolate is mentioned.  So I knew the latest release from Parragon Books was going to be… Continue reading »

Inspired Colouring: Patterns

Inspired Colouring: Patterns

When I was a child growing up in the 1970’s I was addicted to the Geometric Colouring books that were all the rage back then.  I just loved them.  It was the most artistic I ever became really, well that and my Spirograph!  Roll on 40 years and Patterned Colouring… Continue reading »

Baa Baa Black Sheep – Little Learners

Baa Baa Black Sheep

Books have been such a fundamental part of my life that there was never any doubt that Monkey would be surrounded by books from birth!  I’ve been reading to him for as long as I can remember, it’s something I’ve always enjoyed, and quality time that we still enjoy today…. Continue reading »

Spot A Lot: Vehicle Adventure

Spot A Lot: Vehicle Adventure

Having a vehicle mad son I knew he’d be intrigued by our latest delivery from Parragon Books – Spot A Lot: Vehicle Adventure. Spot A Lot: Vehicle Adventure is a great paperback book which engaged Monkey from the start.  He needed to follow the delivery driver as he tries to deliver… Continue reading »

Casual Cooking cook book

Casual Cooking cook book

I’m always looking for different ideas to introduce Monkey to new foods and keeping our family healthy.  We recently received the Casual Cooking cook book – Go On, It’s Healthy and I decided to look at an alternative snack and pudding idea. The Casual Cooking cook book, Go On, It’s… Continue reading »