Picture Book Preview: July

We’re a big book loving family and Erin has got a fantastic library of her own already. Every now and again we’re going to show you some of the books we have been reading lately in Picture Book Preview. Maisy Goes to London: A Maisy First Experiences Book It s Maisy s first trip to London! There are so many places to see, and so many ways to travel. Maisy and her friends visit lots of important places, like Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, and the Tower of London. To get around, she and her pals ride a double-decker bus and

Baby Book Club Review

It’s no secret that we love books in this house and it’s no different for Erin. The problem sometimes is trying to figure out which books to use for a certain theme or which books go nicely together. Baby Book Club is a great way to receive new books every month through your door!   Each month you are able to get three books delivered with subscriptions starting at £30 for a three month package. 6 and 12 month packages are also available. The books we received this month were worth over double what the monthly cost would be (£10) so

Picture Book Preview – June

We’re a big book loving family and Erin has got a fantastic library of her own already. Every now and again we’re going to show you some of the books we have been reading lately.   Today I’m showing three different books which have dogs as a main subject. Erin has a big thing about saying ‘woof’ at the moment and Paw Patrol is her favourite cartoon. She gets so excited reading these books and constantly says ‘woof’ while we’re reading them. If your little one is a fan of dogs, or just animals, these are great picks! Kiki and Bobo’s Sunny

Storytime Saturday: The Adventures of the Owl and the Pussycat Blog Tour

Storytime Saturday a weekly blog feature showcasing any new books we’ve been reading with Erin, reviewing picture books and talking about our monthly library haul! Basically, Storytime Saturday is all about books! This week we’re showcasing The Adventures of the Owl and the Pussycat by Coral Rumble. The book was published by Wacky Bee Books on 4th April 2017. The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea, in a box on the living room floor. They sailed away for a year and a day and these are the things that they saw… Join two curious children on a quirky adventure,

Storytime Saturday: We’re Going On A Bear Hunt

Storytime Saturday a weekly blog feature showcasing any new books we’ve been reading with Erin, reviewing picture books and talking about our monthly library haul! Basically, Storytime Saturday is all about books! This week we’re showcasing two different ‘We’re Going On A Bear Hunt’ books published by Walker Books. We’re Going On A Bear Hunt is such a popular children’s book and I love that there are extra books to go with it now. We’re really keen to encourage Erin to be an outdoorsy child (not that she needs encouraging at the minute) which is why I love the look

Storytime Saturday: The Dog Book & The Cat Book

Storytime Saturday a weekly blog feature showcasing any new books we’ve been reading with Erin, reviewing picture books and talking about our monthly library haul! Basically, Storytime Saturday is all about books! This week we’re talking showcasing The Cat Book and The Dog Book by Silvia Borando and Lorenzo Clerici. They were both released by Walker Books on 2nd March 2017. I really love books about animals and these two are super cute. I think these are both fantastic books for anyone thinking about getting a pet. They’re fun ways of showing children what having  a pet may be like

Storytime Saturday: Counting with Tiny Cat

Storytime Saturday a weekly blog feature showcasing any new books we’ve been reading with Erin, reviewing picture books and talking about our monthly library haul! Basically, Storytime Saturday is all about books! This week we’re talking about Counting with Tiny Cat by Viviane Schwarz. The book was published by Walker on 2nd March 2017. From the endlessly innovative and playful Viviane Schwarz comes a very funny first counting book with a wonderfully feline twist in the tail! At first Tiny Cat has none. Then, what’s that? One! Two! Three! And . four! Oops, bonk, now there’s more! Soon Tiny Cat

Storytime Saturday: A Busy Day for Birds

Storytime Saturday a weekly blog feature showcasing any new books we’ve been reading with Erin, reviewing picture books and talking about our monthly library haul! Basically, Storytime Saturday is all about books! This week we’re talking about A Busy Day for Birds by Lucy Cousins. It was published by Walker Books on 2nd February 2017. Flap your wings, fly up high, open your beak and sing in this fun action rhyme story about fantastical birds by multi-award-winning author Lucy Cousins. “Can you imagine … just for one day … you’re a busy bird? Yes, a bird! Hooray!” Can you stand