Today I am sharing one of the most personal posts I have written for this blog; on a special anniversary for us it felt fitting to reach out to anyone else who has a loved one going through any part of this journey, or to anyone who simply wants to understand more about this condition. … Continue reading Our Clubfoot Journey- Bilateral Talipes: A guide to the condition, treatment and our experiences.
Sometimes a long Summer is a good thing, at other times it can be a bit exhausting trying to find entertaining things to do on a limited budget. So, I've made a list of as many ideas I could think of that are free or low cost but still fun. ~Good Times & Tan Lines~ … Continue reading Free Adventures For The Summer
The Blurb: When Lucy Mangan was little, stories were everything. They opened up new worlds and cast light on all the complexities she encountered in this one. She was whisked away to Narnia – and Kirrin Island – and Wonderland. She ventured down rabbit holes and womble burrows into midnight gardens and chocolate factories. She … Continue reading Book Review: Bookworm: A Memoir of Childhood Reading by Lucy Mangan (plus my own history of childhood reading)
There are some exciting and lustworthy new releases coming out through October; here are the ones that have caught my eye. I'm hoping this list is useful for anyone looking for book treat/gift inspiration: YA Fiction: All The Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater released 10th October by Scholastic Akata Warrior by Nnedi Okora released … Continue reading My Selection of October’s New Book Releases