How Can We Help Our Daughters Grow Up To Be Strong and Free?

Ever since before Mia was born, we knew that whatever kind of person our son or daughter would turn out to be, they would be strong and confident. Mario has always been extremely self-confident and although I was the complete opposite (and still am a bit!) I knew I would do everything I could to make our child confident and feel like they can be whoever and do whatever they want to in life. Mental health is a hot topic at the moment and as mental health issues become increasingly talked about, it is a really important topic to address. …






Cecelia Ahern’s Perfect Book

I have always loved books, as a child we were always at the library picking out new stories to read and as a young adult; I always had at least 2 books on the go at any one time. Now I tend to read books that I can pick up and put down easily as I don’t get much time to read however there are 2 main authors that I make a point of reading every book they ever publish. I read all of the books written by Dan Brown for action and thrillers and Cecelia Ahern for romantic, feel-good …






Fum: A Giant Family Adventure Book!

We have been working with Boolino Books for a while now as a Boolino Friend and have had the opportunity to review some lovely books previously such as Goodnight World and Woodland Hedgehugs. This week we were sent a preview of a brand new Giant Family Adventure book set to be launched on 28th March and I don’t know about you but that makes it an even more exciting package to unwrap! Fum is the exciting adventure story about a giant family who realise that the smallest Crumb, Fum, is missing! Written for 3-6 year olds, the story takes us …






Woodland Hedgehugs Activity Book Review

As a Boolino Friend, we get the opportunity to read some lovely story books and this month is no different. We were asked if we would like to read the brand new book in the Woodland Hedgehugs series; a series of books about 2 little hedgehogs called Horrace and Hattie who go on some amazing adventures together.  The newly launched book is slightly different in that it is an Activity Book filled with lots of fun things to do and look out for while you’re having your own little adventures!