PLYT Review : A New Board Game To …

As regular readers of this blog will know, I decided this year to homeschool Little Miss in order to help fill in some of the huge gaps in her learning.  I hadn’t anticipated this would be any different from teaching…

Wonderful Winter At Waddesdon Manor

Several years ago when it was just the two of us, we visited a Christmas Fair held at Waddesdon Manor, and fell in love with the house and grounds.  So, when we started talking about where to visit with the children…

Pipity – Perfect Gifts For An Art Loving …

Little Miss LOVES art! In fact she loves anything artistic – colouring, drawing, painting, cutting, sticking. Anything! She can spend hours and hours creating and making, and I love it. But there are some downsides! Crayons, colouring pens and pencils all…

Tears Heal: A Book Review

Just before the children came home, I read every book I possibly could on parenting. Everything about discipline, routines, development and anything in between! So when I was asked to review Tears Heal: How To Listen To Our Children by…

Wonderland – A Great Day Out With The …

Somewhere in the north of England there is a little known theme park. We stumbled across it when we were visiting Telford and Ironbridge and we were delighted! We had seen a sign for it on the previous day, and…

Rosie Revere, Engineer: A Book Review

We have recently had birthdays for both Little Miss and Little Sir, and we were delighted to be given Rosie Revere, Engineer as a present for Little Miss for her birthday. The children love new books (almost as much as…