My brother recently sent me a lens ball after his friend showed him some photos he had taken using one. I've always been intrigued by them and the kind of photos you can take with them but never really thought of getting one for myself. I was very excited when he told me I had one … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring A Lens Ball.
I've stopped saying we are home schooling because we're basically doing interesting things with a bit of learning as a natural part of that. I'm quite surprised by how much my attitude has changed. I was so sure Freya needed a structured timetable at first but it soon became clear that it didn't suit either … Continue reading My Weekend…Video – Featuring Playmobil.
“A story of loneliness, love and loose connections...” - that first sentence of the blurb was enough for me, I was already hooked. And thank goodness I didn't read any more of the synopsis because had I also discovered the main character was a ‘bot’, I might have thought twice about reading Set My Heart … Continue reading ARC Review: Set My Heart To Five.
Not only is this book a compelling, funny and moving read but I think Another Us also gives valuable (and much needed) insight into family life where a child has been diagnosed with autism. While I have friends with children on the spectrum - and I listen and try and understand what life can be … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Another Us.