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  • Replacing university with books

    Replacing university with books

    One of the ways I’m currently justifying giving up university (I don’t think I’ve actually committed the final act of letting the university know yet…) is that I have the opportunity…

  • Books, Stationery

    September’s Papery Peep

    What I’m writing You might have seen my #Sunday Stationery post about getting organised with To-Do Lists, I love the difference a to-do list makes, even if some things on it…

  • Books

    Dear Zoo – favourite books for toddlers

    Our children grew up with Roy Campbell, I think ‘Dear Zoo’ is a great, first introduction to books. Although cruelly I think ‘It’s Mine’ was my favourite, just because I loved seeing…

  • Books

    Bring Back Paper

    Like my last Bring Back Paper post, this is two months worth of an update. I really should get better at this, but last month I realised I hadn’t been reading…

  • Books, Review

    World Book Day 2015

    I am fortunate that my children love books as much as me. I am so in awe of my daughter as she has begun reading her first ‘proper’ book, with chapters,…

  • Books

    Ladybird Tuesday- Jump from the Sky

    Last year my mum ‘off loaded’ the contents of her attic at ours. In amongst the things which should have never have been kept (all of my GCSE, A-Level and Degree…

  • Books, Parenting

    The Ordinary Moments- Matilda

    ‘Matilda’ was my book.  Reading was my thing. Bringing a daughter into the world, I had hopes. And yet, I was caught off guard. My memory was that I could read,…