Asleep in Minutes… Bedtime the Danish way

The Children’s Meditations In my Heart

How bedtime meditation helps children to sleep FROM ‘Hygge’ to parenting, the Danish way of doing things is often widely talked about and one of Denmark’s latest exports is no exception. “The Children’s Meditations In my Heart” by emerging Danish author Gitte Winter Graugaard enables children to fall asleep within minutes. Now available in three different languages, it is beginning to change bedtime routines the world over. What’s her secret? A method so simple it will surprise you: you’ve just got to turn… Continue Reading “Asleep in Minutes… Bedtime the Danish way”

#Win the best selling book and DVD copy of ‘Mum’s List’

Mums List_Packshot

One of the most memorable, beautiful and heart-warming stories of recent years; ‘Mum’s List’ tells the real life story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with breast cancer. As a result, Kate wrote down her thoughts and memories to help the man she loved create the best life possible for him and their two sons. ‘Mum’s List’ stars Rafe Spall (One Day, Prometheus, Life of Pi), Emilia Fox (Silent… Continue Reading “#Win the best selling book and DVD copy of ‘Mum’s List’”

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt Twitter Party with UKMumsTV #BearHunt

Bear Hunt

Last Thursday I took part in a ‘We’re going on a Bear Hunt’ twitter party with UKMumsTV, who a currently running a giveaway to win the DVD and book (ends 27th Feb). Written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, We’re Going On A Bear Hunt follows the adventures of Stan, Katie, Rosie, Max, the baby and dog Rufus who want to catch a big bear. The makers of the television adaptation have really captured the charm and enduring qualities… Continue Reading “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt Twitter Party with UKMumsTV #BearHunt”

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt DVD Twitter Party #BearHunt

We’re goin’ on a bear hunt  We’re going to catch a big one,  I’m not scared What a beautiful day! I love Christmas for the new tradition all our favourite books being adapted for the TV. We have The Gruffalo, Stick Man, Gruffalo’s Child and Room on the Broom on DVD and now a new one has been added to the collection – We’re Going on a Bear Hunt! Written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, We’re Going On A Bear… Continue Reading “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt DVD Twitter Party #BearHunt”

Midnight Gang by David Walliams – Review

Midnight Gang

Looking at Isaac now you would never believe he used to be a reluctant reader. I don’t actually blame him, as some of the books that get handed out by the school are pretty dire, if I am honest. Now, at the age of 8, he devours books. The first ones that really caught his attention were the Horrible History books as he loves looking back at history and then at the beginning of the year they studied Roahl Dahl… Continue Reading “Midnight Gang by David Walliams – Review”