Some of you may recall me sharing a special Tots + Tykes hamper from Social Network Solutions last year.  Filled with an array of wonderful baby and children’s items including clothing, toys, accessories and food for the children.  So when I received an email a few months ago asking whether I’d like to receive another hamper this year – of course I said yes.… View Post

Create Your Own Happy | Snail Mail + #Giveaway

Create Your Own Happy | Snail Mail + #Giveaway

Whilst we can hope that others around us will add to our happiness it is something that starts within. Something that two amazing bloggers Penny Alexander and Becky Goddard-Hill (who I have the great privilege to say I know) have recently written an amazing book for tweens (7-11 year olds) – Create Your Own Happy. Their book showcases ways in which children (and adults alike) can create their own happiness. … View Post

From The Bookshelf // Cyril and Pat + #Giveaway

From The Bookshelf // Cyril and Pat + #Giveaway

Cyril is the only squirrel in Lake Park, and he’s very lonely.  Until one day he meets Pat – Pat the bug, grey… other squirrel.  Cyril is so pleased he’s made a friend.  But everyone is adamant that Cyril and Pat simply cannot be friends, and they soon reveal why.  Pat, as the reader has known all along, is actually a RAT!… View Post

From The Bookshelf // We Are Family

From The Bookshelf // We Are Family

From slurping milkshakes with a big crowd of siblings. To the heart-wrenching difficulty of sharing that favourite teddy with a sister.  And the joys of cuddling up together at the end of the day.  This delightful picture book explores the love between siblings in all its forms, whatever the size or make up of a family.… View Post