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My December 2018 TBR


What is on my TBR pile this month?

Board and Picture Books · Books · Children's Fiction · Christmas · Reviews

A Treasury of Christmas Stories and Songs For All The Family ~ Book Review


A Treasury of Christmas Stories and Songs Illustrated by: Various Series: N/A Published: Parragon 2014 Edition: Hardback Print Length: 194 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Christmas Fiction, Children’s Fiction, Picture Books Where Did I Get It? I received a copy as part of the Parragon Book Buddies scheme in return for this review. Blurb: Discover six…… Continue reading A Treasury of Christmas Stories and Songs For All The Family ~ Book Review

Christianity · Christmas · Music

Feeling Festive #4


The day itself is very nearly upon us and for my last instalment of Feeling Festive I have picked out three tracks that never fail to give me goosebumps – there are loads of versions out there for the second two, I just picked the best quality ones I could find on YouTube. Enjoy :)…… Continue reading Feeling Festive #4

Christmas · Fashion · Just For Fun · Life · Pretty Please?

Pretty Please? #4 – Christmas Clothes Wishlist


This time next week we will be drowning in a flood of wrapping paper, chocolate and paper crowns that don’t actually fit anyone, but right now I’m getting myself in the Christmas spirit with a bit of festive window shopping. I always wear a dress at Christmas – I’m not sure when it became a…… Continue reading Pretty Please? #4 – Christmas Clothes Wishlist

Christianity · Christmas · Music

Feeling Festive #3


So often Christmas turns into nothing but flashy lights, presents, money, tinsel and noise – the spirit of it gets buried in the wrapping paper and stresses about turkey. This week my three songs are ones that remind me to stop and remember that Christmas is about love, hope, faith, sharing and celebrating the arrival…… Continue reading Feeling Festive #3

Board and Picture Books · Books · Children's Fiction · Christmas · Classics · Life

Our Favourite Christmas Picture Books


Books have always been a part of my Christmases and the same goes for Caius. We are doing our best to give the same warm memories and fondness to Tori and Arthur as they grow. If you follow me on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook then you will no doubt have seen that this year I…… Continue reading Our Favourite Christmas Picture Books

Board and Picture Books · Book Lust · Books · Children's Fiction · Christmas

Book Lust #7 – The Spirit Of Christmas


I have seen a few reviews of this on blogs and websites and I would love to get a copy for Tori and Arthur. The message of sharing and acknowledging the fact that there are children in the world who are perhaps not as lucky as others is one that I feel is important and…… Continue reading Book Lust #7 – The Spirit Of Christmas

Christmas · Music

Feeling Festive #2


As it is picture book week this week I thought I’d make my festive track choices from my favourite Christmas kids films this time: What’s This? from The Nightmare Before Christmas As Long As There’s Christmas from Beauty & The Beast: The Enchanted Christmas Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer from Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer:…… Continue reading Feeling Festive #2

Christianity · Christmas · Music

Feeling Festive #1


December is here and there is no denying that Christmas is creeping ever closer – Santa is everywhere and the internet is plagued with elves on shelves. This means that it is finally perfectly acceptable to break out the Christmas music – one of the best things about the season! I thought I’d share my top…… Continue reading Feeling Festive #1