Poppy Cat – Blast Off Review

Poppy Cat – Blast Off Review

Liz’s book reviews continue – this time with Poppy Cat TV: Blast Off! by Lara Jones     This is a great story book for seventeen-month-old Sophie. It is 17.5cm x 17.5cm which makes it a great size for little hands, and the pages are made from card so they are easy to turn and […]

Posted November 12, 2012


The Paper Dolls

The Paper Dolls

In this recent cold snap Liz and the kids have been snuggled up reading some fantastic books. Today Liz reviews The Paper Dolls by Julia Donaldson and Rebecca Cobb.     What a combination – Julia Donaldson and Rebecca Cobb! Our family and fans of them both so it’s really interesting to see a book combining both. […]

Posted November 6, 2012


Happy Birthday Mum!

Today is my Mum’s 60th birthday! I just wanted to take a minute to wish her a very happy birthday! We love you very much Mum and are so incredibly proud of you. Hope you have a lovely day! Lots of love xxxxxxxxxx

Posted October 1, 2012


The Pirate House

The Pirate House

Back in February Liz reviewed Not on a School Night by Rebecca Paterson. Now she reviews Rebecca’s latest book The Pirate House.       We’ve one other book by Rebecca Patterson (Not on a School Night) and love it, so were really pleased to receive this new book which is even better. Just from […]

Posted September 25, 2012


Dear Zoo 30th Anniversary

Dear Zoo 30th Anniversary

I don’t know about you but there are certain books that I remember from my childhood – either from school or at home. One of them is Dear Zoo. So when I found out it was celebrating its 30th Anniversary this year I wanted to get in on the celebrations.     Since it was […]

Posted September 4, 2012


London for Children Review

London for Children Review

London really has been the place to be this summer between the Jubilee and all the fantastic sporting events. If you’re planning a trip to London with your kids any time soon then I think you might be interested in the post.   Jonny and Sophie go to London fairly often on holiday with their […]

Posted August 28, 2012


Build A Business From Your Kitchen Table

Build A Business From Your Kitchen Table

As most of you know I have a penchant for Twitter. Over the years I have found some great businesses on there, businesses created by normal, everyday people working from their homes and making a living. I love supporting small businesses on there and do so as much as I can. You see it’s something […]

Posted July 19, 2012


Zoe and Beans: Pants On The Moon

Zoe and Beans: Pants On The Moon

Back in February Liz and the kids reviewed  Zoe and Beans: The Magic Hoop. Today Liz reviews another Macmillan book in the Zoe and Beans series…. Zoe and Beans: Pants On The Moon.    What a great book! I’d never even heard of Zoe and Beans until we were sent ‘The Magic Hoop’ a few […]

Posted July 16, 2012