The Wise(ish) Words for New Parents book from The Book of Everyone is the closest thing most new parents will receive to an instruction manual for their new bundle of joy.  The personalised book features a host of quirky drawings highlighting some of the ‘joys’ parenting offers you.  With space available for a nugget of advice on each double-page spread.  These can be prefilled with advice that has been suggested by the founders (who are parents) and their customers.  Or you can opt to add in your own personal gems of advice. … View Post

Tots + Tykes Hamper | Celebrating children’s brands {#SNSHamper}

Tots + Tykes Hamper | Celebrating children’s brands {#SNSHamper}

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

Create Your Own Happy | Snail Mail

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

From The Bookshelf // Cyril and Pat

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