Pinterest, oh such a wonderful thing… you know that little app you pin hundreds, sometimes thousands of bright ideas that you will get round to trying yourself one day. Only for you to try about 3 a year- if that! Many moons ago I vowed to undertake 3 Pinterest ideas a month, I think that’s… Continue reading IKEA hack – Spice rack to Book shelf.
For Christmas the kids received this book, Monkey Business by Smriti Prasadam-Halls and David Wojtowycz. Although they both use the toilet (we still struggle with Bunny from time to time) they both really enjoy this book. I do find the books that rhyme are always a favourite with my two. All is quiet and calm… Continue reading Potty training help in book form.
My mum who works for Waitrose got the kids this book, written my Michael Morpurgo in partnership with Waiteose for Christmas. It features the little Robin from the Waitrose Christmas 2016 advert, and tells his story of ‘Coming Home’. It’s a very cute story, which J enjoyed but I feel more so because of the… Continue reading Coming home..
I came across these books written by Serena Valentino. There are currently 3 books out and she is working on Mistress of all Evil now. I am looking to buy Poor Unfortunate Soul which as you can guess if your a Disney fan, is about Ursula the sea witch from The Little Mermaid. Out of… Continue reading Books for Disney lovers
One of my best friends Helena has just joined Usborne Books, she is now an Independant Usborne Organiser. She held an open house at hers at the weekend and I went along with the kids, who were happily flicking through the books on show, especially the wind up train and track book. I placed an… Continue reading Gift Books this Christmas
Bunnies, ducks and hedgehogs… Just some of the wonderful animals featured in the Beatirx Potter books. I adore Beatrix Potter books, when I was younger I had a huge book full of all the stories, I still have that book now. With my little scribble on the first page. A Beatrix Potter cake I had… Continue reading Beatrix Potter Cake
This is a book title, honest! Although I am always the bridesmaid, so really I could identify with Maddie (the main character from this book) to some extent! I picked up Always the bridesmaid by Lindsey Kelk at a charity shop, I’m glad I did! I really enjoyed this book, it’s funny, witty, emotional,… Continue reading Always the Bridesmaid