A – Z Of The Most Unusual Phobias

Phobias aren’t really a laughing matter.  But when I discovered that the prompt for Day 16 of Blogtober17 was phobias, I immediately started to think of the unusual phobias  I’ve ever heard of.  You know – the ones that make…

Considerations When Teaching Adopted Children

Recently a few things have come up in school which have made me really think about teaching, me as a teacher and the curriculum in general with regards to teaching adopted children. As you may know, both Little Miss and…

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…

Top 5 Films Guaranteed To Make You Smile

Day 13 of Blogtober, and the prompt was ‘movies’! Now, I have to say that, after 12 days, I’m now running slightly behind by a day, but at least it’s only a day and not a month – so that’s…

For The Love Of Kittens!

We are onto Day 12 of Blogtober17 run by the fabulous Hex Mum Plus One – and today’s prompt was ‘Love’. I thought long and hard about what to write today – I could write about how worried I was…

25 Hilarious Jokes For 5 Year Olds

Somehow I’ve managed to make it through to Day 10 of Blogtober17 with the lovely Hex Mum Plus One.  I was a bit worried about today’s prompt which was ‘jokes’ as I am not a great one for telling jokes.…

Las Vegas : Love It Or Hate It?

Day 8 of Blogtober, and today we are talking holidays!  Now, since the children came home in 2015, we really haven’t been on holiday. In fact the last time we went on holiday was back in 2013.  Before we had…