#Win one of two books – one for Mum or one for Dad!!

Reading

At a time where we are spending more time at home than ever before, many of us are left twiddling our thumbs, looking to things to do. We have sorted our garden and done the decorating and odd jobs that have been hanging around for months, caught up on most of the films that we have wanted to watch and exhausted all our recommendations on Netflix. Home schooling starts again after the Easter Break next week and one thing the… Continue Reading “#Win one of two books – one for Mum or one for Dad!!”

New Wetmore Forest Monsters – Review

Once upon a time, somewhere in the heart of the Pacific Northwest, there is a wooded glen known as Wetmore Forest. Amongst the great mossy, bearded trees, shrouded in mist lives a furry band of critters that come in all shapes and sizes and each with their own peculiar personality. They are called Wetmore Monsters and currently come in a range of soft and cuddly plush toys, Funko collectibles and books, which are exclusive at John Lewis. Games and puzzles… Continue Reading “New Wetmore Forest Monsters – Review”

My Favourite Holiday reads!

Going on holiday with kids in tow isn’t always a relaxing experience. Gone are the days of chilling out around the pool everyday with a good book, however, I always take a book with me and normally manage to read for an hour or two when the kids are enjoying kids club. Whilst enjoying a press trip to Rhodes back in 2014, I was introduced to the very lovely Rachael Lucas who is not only a blogger, but an author too. We… Continue Reading “My Favourite Holiday reads!”

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars

Star Wars

Did you know it is the 40th anniversary of Star Wars? Star Wars is something I have learned to love in my house. As a child I remember having a landspeeder to play with, but Hubby’s love of Star Wars is on another level. He would have been 4 years old when the film was released and he tells me stories of his Nan taking him to Woolworths to buy the latest figures every week and he still has his… Continue Reading “Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars”

Celebrating 100 Years of Magic & Mayhem #RoaldDahl100

Roald Dahl

Today celebrates 100 years since Roald Dahl was born and to mark this momentous occasion Carlton Books has launched the amazing book “The Gloriumptious World of Roald Dahl“. We were sent this book to review and Isaac immediately claimed it as his own, having devoured the BFG book over the school holidays. In The Gloriumptious World of Roald Dahl you can discover where the Oompa-Loompas came from, learn how to be a Twit and what the characteristics of the most fearsome… Continue Reading “Celebrating 100 Years of Magic & Mayhem #RoaldDahl100”