Irthlingborough Lakes and Meadow Reserve

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my Newsletter. Thanks for visiting! With the slight easing of lockdown a week ago I…

Toucanbox Code And Review

To get 50% off your first box follow this link and enter code: toucanshire About a month before we went into lockdown, I signed Flinn…

Recommended Books

Oi Frog!
Little Board Books Collection
Horrid Henry
What Is Poo?
Unicorns Puzzle Pad
Super Bug Encyclopedia
Oi Duck Billed Platypus!
Lift and Look Jungle
Sam’s Sandwhich
The Gruffalo
You Choose
Flat Stanley Book
Phonics Readers
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Dinosaur Munch!
Starting To Write (Wipe Clean)
My Reading Library Fables
Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs
Fox On A Box
Noisy Bottoms
Just Like Jasper
Dear Zoo
George’s Marvellous Medicine
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Lift The Flap Biology
My First Reading Library
Zoo Magic Painting Book
That’s Not My Narwhal…
My Reading Library Classics

Sum Swamp Addition & Subtraction Game Review

Perfectly timed for lockdown Flinn was gifted a new board game – Sum Swamp Addition and Subtraction Game from Learning Resources. During the last week…

The Funny Things Mums Have Learnt From Lockdown

There is no doubt that we are all going to come out of lockdown having learnt a few things about ourselves, our kids, our lifestyle…

Northants Craft Suppliers on Etsy

As we are all stuck at home, many of us are turning to art & craft to pass the time. The convenience of popping to Hobby Craft or your other local favourite craft store is not an option at the moment so any supplies need to be obtained online.

My Surviving Lockdown Essentials (as a mum of 3)

Being housebound has been a learning experience. I have put together my list of surviving lockdown essentials that has helped me get through as a Mum of 3.

Best Board Games for Kids Voted By Mums

We are a good few weeks into being stuck at home with the kids and are all starting to feel a little crazy! It’s hard to think of ways to keep the kids entertained, especially if they are of different ages.

toucanBox Planet Poster & Snow Globe

Flinns first toucanBox arrived and we were both really excited to get stuck in and see what it was like. As it was his first…

Educational YouTube Channels

If your kids are anything like mine then they are going to want to spend this time off school stuck in front of a screen. Of course, they need to still be carrying on with their education but while we are all stuck at home…

Home Learning Resources For School Kids

Many kids are currently off School due to Coronavirus and it’s uncertain how long for. This means we are all now looking for ways to carry on their education at home (not just for them but for our own sanity too!).


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