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#Blogmas18 day 17: Christmas books

Top of my list has got to be A Christmas Carol. It was my first classic fiction book and is a fab introduction to Dickens and other great authors. It isn’t actually a full novel so is much more accessible to younger readers. The book that I had also contained 2 other of Dickens’ shorter […]

A Love So Sweet by Addison Cole: review and giveaway

Being a fan of Addison’s Seaside and Bayside series of books, I was looking forward to this new series about the Braden family. These books are also Sweet with Heat so they are not explicit in terms of content or language. I’ll be perfectly honest, it took me a while to get used to the […]

#Blogtober18 day 8: hearing them read for #LibrariesWeek

Reading is one of the greatest pleasures in my life. I am very thankful that my children all love books too. Working in education, I know that reading is essential in order to be able to access the rest of the curriculum. I started reading to Matthew while I was pregnant. I chose rhyming books […]

#Project365 week 18

  The start of the week started so well and my vertigo is so much better but I have been overdoing it a bit and been really wobbly and unsteady again today 🙁 Day 119: Matthew getting stuck in to a Harry Potter book: sooooooo proud! Day 120: a trip to see my little sister. […]

#MySundayPhoto: moments of pride

There have been a couple of real highlights this week that have made me a super proud mummy. As you might have seen from this week’s #project365 Anya received a badge and certificate in school this week. Zach sat beautifully through the assembly and only sang the finger family song once! Also this week Matthew […]