Review: Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! 2016

      If there’s one thing that our kids love doing, it’s coming out with weird and wonderful facts. Over the years we’ve owned countless strange fact books but we’ve never had a Ripley’s Believe It or Not Annual. This has now changed with the arrival of the 2016 annual and some of the… Read More

Review: 100 Family Adventures

  If you’re going to buy one book today, make it 100 Family Adventures. We read it, we made notes, and we loved it. This book is essentially a bucket list of things to do with the entire family before everyone has grown up and moved on, and some of the ideas inside are ones… Read More

Book Review: 100 Animal Cookies

  Sometimes when we bake, we like to step away from ordinary gingerbread men and round cookie cutters, and be a bit more adventurous. The only issue is when we’ve completed the last cookie, and it looks so gorgeous we almost feel guilty for eating it. One problem that we’ve come across though, is that… Read More

Review: Wild City Book

  Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield are back with the Wild City Book, and after we had been impressed by their Wild Weather Book, we had to read it. It was just as good and maybe even better. If you live in a city, it’s hard to make the most of nicer days when you’re… Read More

Review: Boycraft

  It’s hard to keep children entertained for little money, particularly on those rainy days. Boycraft – Loads of Things to Make For and With Boys (and Girls)  is full of crafts which boys (and girls!) will love, and best of all, they cost little to no money. Boycraft is a book written by Sara… Read More