Win a pair of Treads school shoes #ad
Jul23

Win a pair of Treads school shoes #ad

Treads are kindly supplying one pair of school shoes to the winner. They also kindly supplied me with two pairs of school shoes for my kids to try. #ad It’s that time of year again when we start thinking about school shoes for the big return to school. Let’s be honest, we nearly all buy new school shoes when the kids have been off school for six or seven weeks. But, by the time they go back, many kids will have been off...

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Scholastic Book Club Giveaway: Books for tweens
Mar07

Scholastic Book Club Giveaway: Books for tweens

Regular readers will know that I LOVE reading. I post a book review on my blog pretty much every week because that’s how fast I read. But I don’t just love books myself, I love good quality children’s books too – books that entertain and inform. They can be funny or moving or make you think. As long as they’re anything but boring or formulaic. I love nothing more than to share my love of books for teens...

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Giveaway: Pokemon bedding from Character World
Nov15

Giveaway: Pokemon bedding from Character World

When it comes to Christmas (and birthdays), I’m a big fan of buying presents that people actually need, rather than attractive looking ‘gifts’, which you realise a few days, weeks or months later are essentially overpriced crap. And if the present that a person needs is something which is also attractive, that’s even better. Regular readers will know that my younger son is a big fan of Pokemon. Pokemon...

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