Book Readalong August 2020

This post contains affiliate links After giving this a go as last month’s #BringBackPaper activity, I though we’d have a book readalong each month going forwards. I really enjoyed disappearing into last month’s book, and then emerging knowing that I could chat about it with fellow readers. There’s something quite …

6 Compelling Reasons To Have Pen Pals

This post contains affiliate links You know that I love writing and receiving letters. I share plenty of tips and suggestions here, from what to write to your pen pal to where to find pen pals, and of course I do arrange pen pal sign ups a few times each …

Win Treads School Shoes!

Today I am delighted to be bringing you a competition in partnership with the team over at Treads shoes. One of my readers will be winning a pair of Treads school shoes of their choice, just in time for back to school (we hope there’s a back to school!). If …

As The Strangest Of Terms Ends

We have done it, we have reached the end of term! This has of course been the strangest of terms as we have homeschooled throughout. The kids have been good, with only Little Man moaning at me from time to time, on the days when he was tired. We all …

Siblings July 2020

And here we are again, another month, another siblings update. Still pretty much in lockdown, though it’s been easing all around us in recent weeks. The kids are still home with me every day, as neither of them are in the school years that have been invited back into school. …