Suneez – The Perfect Sunglasses For Kids!

You know that moment – when you realise that the summer really is here to stay and you REALLY need to get some sunglasses for the kids! The problem is, in my experience, that it’s really hard to know which…

Find My Name In The Alphabet Train : …

As regular readers will know, we are all about the books here at The Newby Tribe.  One of the biggest things that upset me when the children came home was the lack of exposure they had been given to books…

Perfect Gifts For Teachers : Gift Guide

Around this time of year (or even the beginning of October in some stores) there are aisles and aisles of chocolates, biscuits and goodies, all being promoted as being perfect gifts for teachers.  Now, I know that teachers love to…

Stuck By Oliver Jeffers : A Book Review

Day 14 of Blogtober and today we are talking all about novels! We love books in our house! Ever since I was tiny I would be found with my nose in a book – and we wanted to pass on…

Fuzzy-Felt Review : Classic Toys!

35 years ago, when I was a small child, there weren’t as many toys around as there are today.  I remember a few from my childhood with very fond memories.  My pull along telephone, my tea set and my sewing…

National Craft And Design Centre Visit

Living in a new county has been eye opening for us.  For all of my life I have lived in the Home Counties, and really knew the area so well. We’d been pretty much everywhere and explored everything – nothing…

Airfix Kits : Now The Kids Can Do …

For years and years, Paul has been an absolute model making aficionado.  In fact, before the children came home, he had a whole room in the house dedicated to making models.  I swear that we had enough unmade kits to…