Dinosaur Pooping

Dinosaur Pooping – what fun!

We were recently asked by Mumsnet if we’d like to review The Dinosaur that Pooped the Past!  Monkey loved the Dinosaur that Pooped Christmas as you may recall from last year. Being even more dinosaur obsessed this year, and of an age when ‘toilet humour’ absolutely rocks – yes please! Monkey was really pleased when he…Continue reading Dinosaur Pooping – what fun!

Dinosaur roar!

Dinosaur Roar! – book review and giveaway

Since Nursery School had a dinosaur theme a while back, Monkey has been obsessed with them.  You’ve all seen the evidence when a stick becomes a dinosaur bone!  So when I heard that Dinosaur Roar! was celebrating its 20th birthday, I knew we had to have a look at it. We received a paperback 20th…Continue reading Dinosaur Roar! – book review and giveaway

Blog Birthday Giveaway - Random House

Blog Birthday Giveaway – Random House

We’ve got a great bundle of books for you today, thanks to Random House.  Our Blog Birthday Giveaway – Random House, features Hugo the Hare’s Rainy Day by Jez Alborough, Do Dare Duck by Joyce Dunbar and Wanda and the Alien to the Rescue by Sue Hendra. A great selection of picture books. We love…Continue reading Blog Birthday Giveaway – Random House

Christmas Stocking Fillers from Random House

Christmas stocking fillers from Random House

In the second of my Christmas ideas posts I’m back to books.  I don’t apologise for this – I love them, and I think they are a basic necessity in any home.  So today we have some Christmas stocking fillers from Random House.  A wonderful Christmas themed picture book and a cute boxed set. First…Continue reading Christmas stocking fillers from Random House

Alfie's Christmas

Alfie’s Christmas – 12 Days of Christmas books – Day 7

Day 7 of the 12 Days of Christmas books series.  Today’s book is called Alfie’s Christmas, which is written by Shirley Hughes and published by Random House. As soon as I saw this hardback book pop through the letterbox, I was transported back to 2009.  I was pregnant with Monkey and working, we’d had a…Continue reading Alfie’s Christmas – 12 Days of Christmas books – Day 7

Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps!

Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps! – 12 Days of Christmas books – Day 4

We’re on to day 4 of my 12 Days of Christmas books post, and we’re back to a children’s book which Monkey thinks is very amusing. Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps! is written by Nicholas Allan and was published last month through Red Fox, a division of Random House. Now I’ve already mentioned in a…Continue reading Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps! – 12 Days of Christmas books – Day 4