My house is full of presents. Hidden all over the place. Some are left over from last Christmas or birthdays. Some are new that I have been buying over the last few months. Some are things that I bought for my eldest years ago but might now give to my youngest. Some are things I […]
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Archive for October 2018
#Blogtober18 day 28: arts and crafts for Hallowe’en and Bonfire Night
My heart sank when I saw this prompt. I am not a very creative person and Chris is usually the one who does anything arty or crafty with the kids. I took a deep breath and decided to get on with it… I let Zach loose with glue and he LOVED it so cue some […]
Promise Me by Jade Beer
This book really affected me and I sobbed for about 30 minutes when I finished it. It wasn’t that the ending was particularly sad but the book was so real and human that I felt I had gone on an emotional journey with the characters. It wasn’t until I read the acknowledgments at the end […]
Happy Halloween! Smashers review and giveaway!
Back at Blog On Toys in September, I found out about Smashers which are a new collectible toy and series 2 arrives in eyeballs! Perfect for Halloween, bwah, ha ha ha (evil laugh) There are over 100 to collect and some glow in the dark (again fab for Halloween or just fun to have on […]
#Blogtober18 day 27: did we survive October half term? and a quick review of Bohemian Rhapsody!
As you will have seen from my #Project365 post, yes! we did survive and even enjoy half term! We have had my mother in law to stay, visited St Nicholas Centre in Sutton, Windsor Castle and the Guildhall. Chris has put up our new canvas from Tesco Photo and we have been shopping for our […]