• Life

    Bessie, Queen of the Sky Book Review and COMPETITION!

    A couple of months ago, I received an email from Queen Girl Publications. They’d got in touch to see if I would like to get my hands on one of their new books*, with them specialising in stories of real women turned into fairy tales. As a teacher of 3 and 4-year-old little girls, I absolutely jumped at the chance. I knew that my class would love to hear stories like this. Queen Girl Publications Queen Girl Publications are quite new to the book writing scene. They found that the female characters in books that they read to their daughters were often stereotyped and one-dimensional. Therefore the founders decided to start writing…

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    Perfect by Cecelia Ahern Book Review

    I was very kindly sent this book to read and share my thoughts*. Whilst I love to read, I barely find the time. In my crazy hectic life, the only time I really get chance to read a book from cover to cover is whilst lazing around on a sun-bed whilst on holiday (usually with a cheeky cocktail in hand). However, I wanted to start reading this book as soon as it came through my post box, so was eager to get started. ‘Perfect’ by Cecelia Ahern is the sequel to  the book ‘Flawed’ , which is available here on Amazon if you fancy checking it out. ‘Flawed’ was the bestselling young…

  • Monthly Faves

    November faves

    Eeek! It’s the first of December! Seriously can’t get my head round the fact that we are in the last month of 2016. That also means that it’s time to share my faves from the month of November. Here are my top 5: 1. Batiste Dry Shampoo  I don’t know why but I’ve been using dry shampoo like a trooper this month. Maybe it’s because my bed has been too warm and cosy to get out of during the cold November mornings and that has meant less shower and hair washing time. I would be seriously lost and definitely more greasy haired without this in my life. 2. Hot chocolate …