My Magic Name were the second company to get back to me when I sent out requests for reviews. I had a quick email conversation with Andy Buck (who I discovered to be the author of these amazing books) and it was settled. All I needed to do was send Little M’s name, her gender, house… Continue reading Review – My Magic Name Personalised Book
When I very cheekily sent out some Direct Messages to some of my Twitter followers asking if they would be willing to let me do a review of their product I was very surprised by the quick positive response, in particular Barafundle CDs. Straight away they asked for my eldest daughter’s name and my address.… Continue reading Review – Barafundle CD
As a teacher you have many difficult days. You have days when it’s windy and all the kids are wild (yes that really happens) or you’ll have a day when your own children have been ill in the night so you’ve had very little sleep or you’ll have days when you have tight deadlines for… Continue reading Tough Day
I have always been a great believer that a child should be able to be given the freedom to be creative. This may have something to do with the fact I am a creative teacher, but I remember as a child I was encouraged to choreograph my own dances and how empowering that was, especially… Continue reading Messy Play
It’s not often that Mr Very Busy Mummy pipes up on a Saturday and says ‘do you fancy doing something tomorrow?’ It may have had something to do with the couple of beers he had while watching the rugby which of cause we won which put him in a good mood! So then comes the… Continue reading A family day out – Thorp Perrow
Here we have my 2 year old (Big M) and 11 month old (Little M) drawing together. This is what I thought would happen as they get older. Little M follows Big M the whole time, she wants to be with her every second of the day. I don’t think she realises that she’s… Continue reading My children amaze me!
As I stand in my bedroom at 12.30am waiting for Big M to settle down and go back to sleep I’ve thought of 10 Mummy Lessons I have learnt in the past 2 and a bit years. I’m curious to learn what things other Mummys have learnt since their children have been born. 1. Be… Continue reading Mummy Lessons
So this is the second time I’ve been nominated for this award. It’s so flattering that I’ve been asked to do this again. It’s been the icing on the cake to top off a lovely Mother’s Day. So thank you to @HelloModernMum for the nomination, here are the answers to your questions If you could only… Continue reading The Liebster award – take 2!
I am pretty excited about this one actually. In a couple of weeks me and a mummy friend of mine (well we have known each other before we both became mums) are going to be involved in the Mums in the Know franchise. It will be our responsibility to keep the Teesside area mums up… Continue reading A new (ad)venture