Books

Blog Tour: Christmas Secrets At Villa Limoncello By Daisy James

I'm a fan of author Daisy James' books and when I discovered she was releasing a brand new Christmas - It's never too early, right? - themed book I jumped at the chance to read and review it! Today I am sharing my thoughts on this new release which is the third book in the… Continue reading Blog Tour: Christmas Secrets At Villa Limoncello By Daisy James

Books · Kids

Cover Reveal: Sparky The Dragon Bus By Sue Wickstead

Here in the Fraser household we are huge fans of Sue Wickstead's children's books and I'm thrilled to be taking part in the cover reveal for her brand new book Sparky The Dragon Bus today. Read on to find out all about this new book, take a glimpse of the wonderful cover plus how to… Continue reading Cover Reveal: Sparky The Dragon Bus By Sue Wickstead

Books · Kids

Blog Tour: A Spooky Tale By Sue Wickstead

My son and I are massive fans of Sue Wickstead's books and when the opportunity arose to read and review her children's book A Spooky Tale I readily agreed, especially with Autumn being the season I associate with spooky goings on! Many thanks to Sue and Rachel for allowing me to take part in another… Continue reading Blog Tour: A Spooky Tale By Sue Wickstead

Kids · Parenting

Kids Half Term Halloween Crafts

It's half term and the struggle is on to find ways to entertain the kids without spending a fortune; well what better way to keep them busy than getting crafty! With Halloween just around the corner providing the perfect inspiration I thought I'd share some simple fun ideas that don't require you to break the… Continue reading Kids Half Term Halloween Crafts

Blogging · Uncategorized

Meet The Blogger: Elysia From Becoming Elysia

Happy Thursday everyone and welcome back to my ever popular Meet The Blogger Series. Today I'm chatting to the wonderful Elysia from Becoming Elysia all about her blog; I hope you'll have a read of our interview and of course check out her website too. Enjoy.... Tell us a bit about yourself and your blog I… Continue reading Meet The Blogger: Elysia From Becoming Elysia

Books

Cover Reveal: The Bermondsey Bookshop By Mary Gibson

Today I'm thrilled to be telling you all about a new book release for February next year as well as sharing the stunning cover with you. Based on a true story and with a backdrop of a bookshop this book sounds amazing and I'm really excited to be kicking off it's publication tour on the… Continue reading Cover Reveal: The Bermondsey Bookshop By Mary Gibson

Books

Book Excerpt: Mean Business By Mark Slade

Today I'm working with Close To The Bone Publishing to promote their forthcoming title Mean Business by Mark Slade. Released on 25th October this new book boasts a host of short stories and I'm thrilled to be able to share an exclusive excerpt with you today. About The Book Barry London’s as rough and tumble as… Continue reading Book Excerpt: Mean Business By Mark Slade

Days Out, Events & Holiday's · Kids · Lifestyle · Parenting

10 Simple Ways To Enjoy Autumn

The seasons have definitely changed with a distinct chill in the air and all the Autumn feels. Despite Winter being my favourite season Autumn comes a very close second, with so much to do and enjoy as we wave goodbye to the warmer weather and pack those t-shirts and shorts away until next year. In… Continue reading 10 Simple Ways To Enjoy Autumn

Kids · Parenting · Uncategorized

5 Ways To Encourage Your Child’s Love Of Learning Outside School

To really enhance your child’s desire and ability to learn, intellectual, social and academic growth needs to extend outside of the walls of your child’s classroom.   A Prep School graded excellent in all areas, on the outskirts of Abingdon, offers the following advice… Develop a love of reading within the homeChildren, who develop a… Continue reading 5 Ways To Encourage Your Child’s Love Of Learning Outside School

Kids · Parenting

Exploring The Safe Use Of Technology With Your Child

As parents it can feel daunting to know how best to work and support your child to help keep them safe online.  A leading, Independent Preparatory School, in Kingston Upon Thames, gives the following advice when exploring safe use of technology with your child… The most effective way to get involved with your children and… Continue reading Exploring The Safe Use Of Technology With Your Child