The Wilbies go to the Moon by Rebecca Bourne Review | AD

As a family we love to read, it’s pretty much one of our favourite hobbies and we can often all be found reading together. Now that LP is at a stage where she can read she loves to either find a quiet corner and read to herself or sit and read out loud to Little Man. But, she gets through books so quickly that when we were sent The Wilbies…

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Our Favourite Children’s Books #HappyBedsBookDay

Today is World Book Day and as a family we love to read. The children have shelves of books in their rooms and there are other books dotted around the house – as well as the books the children bring home from school. Happy Beds have conducted research to find the Internet’s Favourite Bedtime Book and they asked us to share some of our favourite children’s books too. I grew up…

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Enjoying a Whole Library at Home with Reading Chest

LP absolutely loves to read and gets through books so quickly. Little Man is following in her footsteps, loving nothing more than our regular story times at home. But, how can you keep children with a love of reading stocked up on books? I know, we could go to the local library but with the children at school all week and us often away at the weekends it isn’t always…

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Getting Ready for SATs with Letts

LP absolutely loves school and loves to learn and this year her SATs are coming up. Now, I know there is conflicting opinion on SATs but LP’s school make SATs just like any other day. They don’t put too much emphasis on them for the children and so the children don’t worry about them and don’t have any stress. When LP comes to sit her SATs it should simply test…

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Animals and You Magazine Review

LP and Little Man absolutely love magazines. They are a treat we have during school holidays or something for long car journeys. So when they were sent Animals and You Magazine to read they couldn’t have been more excited. The whole idea of Animals and You is to combine the traditional aspects of a children’s magazine with cute animals – the children’s favourite things. The December issue of Animals and You…

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The Books I Read {2017}

Last year I put on my bucket list to read a book a month and after doing that I wanted to try and continue reading as much as possible. This year I read quite a lot until September when my workload increased and I just didn’t find much time to read. I’ll try again next year but for now, here are the books I read through the last twelve months.…

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National Geographic Kids Weird But True! 2018 Annual Review – and Discount …

The children are at the age now where they love to learn. They love finding out about the world, about space and about everything else in between. But, their favourite way to learn is to ask the most random questions or to just be given facts about things – the stranger the better! This year National Geographic Kids have launched a Weird But True! 2018 Annual based on the Weird…

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