Let them read!

Reading during our time in lockdown has been one of our biggest joys. Usually we would have weekly readers and library books coming home with Oli but, for obvious reasons, we’ve resorted to picking our own ‘readers’ for him. Thank goodness we have books in abundance. Soph, not one to be left behind, ‘reads’ to…

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Thank goodness for books!

If there was ever a time to read, read, read it is now! With the kids going on holiday early (and for a waaaay longer holiday than we had planned), let alone not being allowed out to play-parks, to have play-dates with friends or go watch movies or any kind of entertainment area in public…

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Preschool Kids Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is a big event in our home!  It’s our favourite time of year and we go all out celebrating this special holiday.  I thought I’d kick my Christmas Gift Guide series off with the most important of the lot – the kids!  Here are 28 gift ideas for Preschool Kids.

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What we’re reading: the lead up to Halloween!

Story time is my children’s favourite time of the day – even as very young children I always encouraged their love for stories and reading. Reading encourages imagination, language development, concentration and a myriad of other developmental benefits. Besides from the benefits, I love this special time together, sharing a story at the end of the…

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