Books We Have Loved

This blog post contains affiliate links to books we have enjoyed as a family.  Just a quick one this morning, as I look back on some of the books we have enjoyed as a family.  Some of them the children have read themselves and some we have read together either snuggled up or alone, coming…

The Wind in The Willows

  “For my life, I confess to you, feels to me today somewhat narrow and circumscribed.” ― Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows With the cold of winter creeping closer, and the nights darkening, Kenneth Grahame’s words above, can sometimes feel entirely relatable. That is, until you manage to steal yourself away, to the other…

Birthday Gift list Master 10

The Stuff We Love section of this blog, contains affiliate links. It is a review section, where we tell you what we like, what we gift, and what has worked for our family.    My son Joey is 10 on Sunday, and this is the list of products he has asked for this year. I…

Snap Circuits Jr

My son Joey loves anything circuitry related.  Initially it was his love for Redstone in Minecraft that led me to these kits.  He spent hours using Redstone to make elaborate structures that move, light up or shoot me long distances in his Minecraft world. The joys of being a human- well Minecraft canon fodder. Personally I…