Blog Tour Book Review – Tales from the Pays d’Oc

Tales from the Pays d’Oc The Blurb Twenty-one tales of life, love and laughter in the land of sun and vines. What is Matthieu doing up an olive tree? Why won’t Joséphine ever eat pizza again? Who went four by fourth? And who rescued two hapless Americans at Armageddon Falls? Travel to the Languedoc, feel … Continue reading Blog Tour Book Review – Tales from the Pays d’Oc

Blog Tour Book Review – Thalidomide Kid

Thalidomide Kid The Blurb Daryl Wainwright is the quirky youngest child of a large family of petty thieves and criminals who calls himself ‘Thalidomide Kid’. Celia Burkett is the new girl at the local primary school, and the daughter of the deputy head at the local comprehensive where she is bound the following September. With … Continue reading Blog Tour Book Review – Thalidomide Kid

Autumn Activities For Kids

Thought I was all clever and organised getting this scheduled didn't I?  Not realising that I would wake up poorly after a lay and realise it had already been sent out to my email subscribers unfinished!  Urgh!  Life with chronic illness is unpredictable to say the least! Today I wanted to share some of our … Continue reading Autumn Activities For Kids

Test For Tommy

Happy hump day everyone.  I recently responded to a Twitter shout out looking for help promoting a new charity campaign.  As a mum myself I couldn't say no.  The difference this very simple test can make is huge.  The fact it is so simple makes you wonder why it isn't already included in the mandatory … Continue reading Test For Tommy

FAQ – The Flu Jab

It is that time of year again - people are getting invited to have their yearly flu jab.  But, understandably, many do not take up the offer.  Why not?  Well I have found that much of this is down to miscommunication and information that is not correct being handed out and then shared. I haven't … Continue reading FAQ – The Flu Jab

Blog Tour Book Review – Death Comes In Through The Kitchen

Good morning and happy Friday! Death Comes In Through The Kitchen The Blurb Set in Havana during the Black Spring of 2003, a charming but poison-laced culinary mystery reveals the darker side of the modern Revolution, complete with authentic Cuban recipes Havana, Cuba, 2003: Matt, a San Diego journalist, arrives in Havana to marry his … Continue reading Blog Tour Book Review – Death Comes In Through The Kitchen

November – The Happiness Challenge

So, October has been and gone and November is upon us already!  It's beginning to look a lot like....Chr....nearly! October Challenge So last month's challenge was #blogtober - posting a blog post every day during the month of October and I failed dramatically!  Unfortunately I was still recovering from being unwell which had taken it's … Continue reading November – The Happiness Challenge

Book Blog Blitz – Do Bugs Wear Shoes?

#Blogtober Day 31 I was delighted to be invited onto this Halloween Book Blitz and thought it would be perfect for today! Do Bugs Wear Shoes? The Blurb A colorful, fun-filled book packed with answers to all your silliest bug questions! Learn what happens when a bug goes to space, to school, and to the … Continue reading Book Blog Blitz – Do Bugs Wear Shoes?

10 Halloween Paper Plate Craft Activities For Kids

So half term is upon us!  My boys were off last week but I think the majority of children have this week off.  I thought I would share some cheap and easy activities for you to do.  These are all activities you can do with a paper plate - I picked u[p a pack of … Continue reading 10 Halloween Paper Plate Craft Activities For Kids

Family Movie Night

#Blogtober Day Twenty Four So I recently came across a great post on Pinterest by thirtyhandmadedays.com It was called The Giant List of 80's Movies To Watch With Your Kids and you can see it here.  It got me thinking about the movies from my childhood which I subsequently watched with my kids or still … Continue reading Family Movie Night