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  • My five for a Friday

    My five for a Friday

    It’s getting more and more difficult to find time to blog. I’m a broken record. Children getting older gives you less time not more. How wrong was I? Giving up uni…

  • favourite books for 2018

    My favourite books for 2018

    I am so grateful that I get to write about my favourite books for 2018. Because it means I had choice. It means I had the time to read.…

  • 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…