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Take the summer reading challenge with Books2Door

We are on countdown to the summer holidays and after 18 months of unsettled schooling, being in and out of lockdown, I am keen for as normal a summer as possible. One thing I will be encouraging the kids to do is read, as continuing reading throughout the holiday’s the perfect way for your child to pursue his/her individual interests and at the same time maintain and strengthen important reading skills such as vocabulary and comprehension. We recently took the Summer Reading Challenge with Books2Door, who select books that they know children love, from treasured classics to the latest must-have …

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How To Make Memories With Your Children

As a parent, there are many important tasks you need to perform and a lot of responsibility to take on. This is all part of raising children, and it’s not something to be afraid of, it’s just something to be aware of.  You’ll clearly want your children’s childhoods to be as good as possible, and ensure that, when they are grown, they can look back at their younger years fondly, remember all the fun things they were able to do and the opportunities that they were given. This is why it’s so important to work on making fantastic memories with …

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

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 school insists on is at least half an hour of reading per day. Now, you can join the kids in …

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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 were lucky enough to go to Turkey in 2015 and I took Rachel’s first book, Sealed with a Kiss. I …

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