Playing by the book

Reviews of kids' books and the crazy, fun stuff they inspire us to do

1st set of free activity sheets from authors and illustrators – Summer 2012

It’s always handy to have a few activity sheets up one’s metaphorical sleeve when it comes to the summer holidays and so once again I’ve sought out some great free resources created by children’s authors and illustrators for us all to enjoy. Click on the relevant image or coloured link to be taken to activity […]

All you need is a stick

Things-I-have-learned-as-a-parent number 359: A walk for the sheer fun of it, in our local park or nature reserve, is never complete without a stick. The sooner the girls can find one which meets their ideals for the day the happier they are. A big one to lean on, a little one to become a wand, […]

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