birthday book pile

My Birthday Book Haul

It was my birthday over the weekend and you won’t be surprised to learn that I received a fair few books. Of course you’re not surprised!  I was very lucky, I had some lovely new clothes, plants, mugs, chocolates, candles and more, and then books.  Ah, the joy of the books! To open a package …

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Whistlefish cards

Whistlefish Review

Today I want to share with you my Whistlefish review, as I share my experiences of ordering and buying from them.  I will preface this with the fact that I am not working with Whistlefish, I just want to tell you all about them as I am sure some of you will love them. I …

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Book Swap June 2021

Welcome to this month’s Bring Back Paper activity, a book swap. You know I adore a book swap! Books are just magical, so sharing that with someone else always feels pretty special to me.  If you haven’t tried this activity before, the idea behind the book swap is really simple and easy for anyone to …

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GPS Tracking for Kids

This is a collaborative post Watching your child grow is an exciting and daunting process! When they get to the age of being able to start venturing out alone, it is important to know that they are safe. However, if you are not keen on providing them with a GPS smartphone, there are some great …

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The Book Club

Book Readalong June 2021

Today is a book day here on the blog, as I introduce next month’s book readalong, always one of my absolute favourite #BringBackPaper activities! If you’ve yet to join in with one of these readalongs, let me tell you a little more about it and tempt you to join us. The book readalong is an …

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notebook and pen

Do You Keep A Journal?

Do you keep a journal? I can’t imagine being without mine. I think I’ve always been a scribbler. I remember loving stationery when I was little and having plenty of notebooks and pretty pens to keep me busy. I loved writing stories, I went through phases of keeping a diary and I liked lists. Of …

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