Last week it was Daniel’s birthday and he received lots of lovely gifts, including a brilliant Gruffalo jumper from the TU collection at Sainsburys.   It’s a lovely warm jumper so will be perfect for the coming winter months, and Daniel loves it because it has Gruaffalo on it. I…

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I love a good activity book and when this Sticker by Numbers Book arrived through the door I was SO excited. I remember having a book like this when I was a child (OK teenager….) and I haven’t seen anything like this for a long while. There are lots of…

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There are many things that are mile stones, and learning to count is one of those. I don’t really follow when Daniel and Emma ‘should’ be doing certain things… I’m fairly relaxed about it and they will get there when they get there. Our approach to teaching them is quite…

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If you’re anything like me thoughts are starting to turn to preparing for christmas, and I love these Christmas activity books from Buster and Michael O’Mara books. Perfect for keeping young ones entertained in the lead up to the big day and also great ideas for stocking fillers.   First…

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I have always enjoyed messing around with crafts and have been saving the cardboard tube from loo rolls for a while now with the idea to make some cardboard tube owls. We had a few hours to kill a week or so ago whilst Emma was napping so I grabbed…

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