Help children to write with Write Size #Win #Giveaway

Write Size

Back in July whilst watching Dragon’s Den we were introduced to Write Size, writing pencils designed for children. Sadly they didn’t win investment in the Den, but I loved the idea. I currently have Isaac (8) who is working incredibly hard to earn his pen licence, Eliza (5) who is learning to write and Sebby (3) who is learning how to hold a pencil correctly and I am sure that using writing pencils specifically designed and made in proportion to fit in children’s’… Continue Reading “Help children to write with Write Size #Win #Giveaway”

How to Use Stationery as an Educational Aid


Teachers have many tricks and tips up their sleeves when it comes to teaching their pupils, but one thing that’s often overlooked is the educational value of the stationery drawer. Whether it’s a sheet of coloured paper, a ruler or a set of colouring pencils, you’d be surprised just how useful stationery is! So, if you want to use it as an educational aid, here are just a few ideas… You could use coloured pens for… …capturing attention Coloured pens… Continue Reading “How to Use Stationery as an Educational Aid”

Smiggle – Now in the UK!


Smiggle (the cross between a smile and a giggle) are the ultimate creators of colourful, fun, fashion forward stationery.  Launched in Melbourne, Australia in 2003 Smiggle has gone from strength to strength and is now joining us here in the UK, with new stores opening in Stratford, Reading, Brighton and Kingston from 20th February. I was lucky enough to be sent some Smiggle products to review and I was instantly smitten!   With funky (washable) double ended felt tips, colourful… Continue Reading “Smiggle – Now in the UK!”