Good clean cartooning fun with Childs Farm

On Friday, the girls and I took a trip up to the Big Smoke to spend a few hours in the company of those good, clean and perfectly groomed types of Childs Farm – the lovely baby and child toiletries brand that we’ve been fans of ever since we first tried their delicious-smelling shampoo and…

Review: The Fish With The Deep Sea Smile

The Fish With The Deep Sea Smile is a charming picture book story written by Margaret Wise Brown and illustrated by Henry Fisher, published by Parragon Books, that we have been reading over the last few weeks at bedtime. We took it on holiday with us to Norfolk where we first started reading it and…

Moominsummer Madness

It may have escaped your notice, but this weekend was Midsummer.  Apparently that is a pretty big deal in Sweden and other Nordic countries, where they celebrate the longest day of the year with much festivity and even more flavoured schnapps!  Having very good friends locally who are Swedish, there we were on Friday evening, enjoying…