Our Favourite Chapter Book Series

I shared a picture on Instagram last week of Daniel reading a book and a few people commented and contacted me asking how old he was and what sort of books they could introduce to encourage their reluctant readers. Daniel is a viciferous reader, and his default position is to…

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My 6 Year Old’s Book Shelf in January

I am a little later than planned posting this up, but I wanted to share the books that my six year old has been enjoying in the last month. Books and reading play such a big part in our day to day that I want to capture the books that…

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5 Books About the Natural World To Fall In Love With

Over the last month or two, we have been very spoilt with some fabulous books arriving with us to review – including some beautiful books all about different aspects of the natural world which the children and I have fallen in love with. I wanted to share out five favourites…

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Earning our WWF Badges

Over the last month or two, I have seen other home educating families sharing some of the things that they have been doing to earn the WWF youth badges.  It has been on my list of things to do with the children for a while now, but we had been…

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Early Chapter Books for Vociferous Readers

My eldest has reached that stage where he can’t help but read – every spare moment is taken up with reading, and that is not an exaggeration. He will read from the moment he wakes up to the moment he falls asleep. It makes me sad, in some ways, that…

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