Author Archives: Lovemetoo

“The new small person” by Lauren Child

Lauren Child has just be made Children’s laureate, so well deserved! We love her books and “The new small person” is no exception, what a sweet true to life story which a lot of children will be able to relate … Continue reading

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Seasonal weaving!

It is always great to combine nature in our creating! This is a simple way to weave with natural treasures that can be found in the garden or park. Need: craft sticks (lollypop sticks), glue, sting, natural find e.g. flowers and herbs. … Continue reading

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“The Thing” by Simon Puttock

At the weekend I read “The Thing” by Simon Puttock and Daniel Egneus a great clever picture book that will make you think! One day “a thing” falls from the sky, four animal friends discover it. The animals start to … Continue reading

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Dog picture books!

We were recently sent a couple of dog themed books which we have been enjoying and it has inspired us to share some of our favourite doggy picture books! “Dog on wheels” by Gillian McClure This book is about a … Continue reading

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“Daddy’s sandwich” a book celebrating Dad’s!

Are you looking for a book to read around Father’s day? Last week in the library we found this book “Daddy’s sandwich” by Pip Jones and Laura Hughes such a cute simple story celebrating Dad’s! The story is about a … Continue reading

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Blowing watercolours!

Super simple idea but always lots of fun and it always creates unique pieces of art! Need: Watercolour paper, paint (we used liquid watercolours, but you could use block water colours watered down or watered down normal paint), paint brush … Continue reading

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An important book “The journey”

Today I read the book “The journey” by Francesca Sanna for the first time, what an amazing important book to share with our children! It is a book I will not forget! “The journey” tells the story of a family … Continue reading

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