New ‘Off the Hook’ Fashion Dolls from Spin Master

Off the Hook Dolls

Just before Christmas I got a very special secret delivery with strict instructions that they were for Eliza, but she was not allowed to unwrap them until Boxing Day. The wrapping paper featured the words “Off the Hook”, but that was the only clue we had to the contents inside. Eliza was very keen to unwrap them and gave a little squeal of delight when she found some brand new collectable fashion dolls inside the packages. We love the concept… Continue Reading “New ‘Off the Hook’ Fashion Dolls from Spin Master”

19 Goals for 2019

Malham Cove

Last year I decided to go against New Year’s Resolutions as I always break them by the third week of January and opted to choose 18 goals for 2018. Although I didn’t refer back to my post until I did an update at the beginning of the month, something must have stuck in my head because I achieved 10 of them which isn’t too bad, so I thought I would try again this year, but this time review them on… Continue Reading “19 Goals for 2019”

The all new Zog Trail at Moors Valley


Zog has always been my favourite of Julia Donaldson’s books, so when they made it into an animated short film for Christmas, I was over the moon. The Forestry Commission has put together some fabulous trails in recent years based on more books from this popular children’s author, including The Highway Rat, Gruffalo Spotters, Room on the Broom and Stick Man so I was delighted to find that Zog has arrived at Moors Valley as well as forests around the… Continue Reading “The all new Zog Trail at Moors Valley”