Top Tips On Getting Your Child To Read

My children read. A LOT. And I’m really thrilled that they do. On our recent trip overseas, a family friend commented on how impressed she was to see all three children head deep in their books. Till she mentioned it, I didn’t realise how lucky I really am. In fact, I am very product that […]

Get Ready for School with Reading Eggs

Reading expands your knowledge like nothing else. In my opinion. That’s why I can’t emphasise enough the necessity for children to read. Anything and everything. Suitable for their age group of course. It is quite hard when one starts off with teaching a child to read. Phonetics have come a long way since I learnt […]

Dr Seuss Books Review

Dr Seuss famous for his hilarious rhymes that are sometimes deceptively nonsensical but actually teach children rhyming patterns that are easy for them to read. If you’ve read any of his books, you’ll sometimes wonder where the book starts and where it ends but one thing is sure, he is a genius when it comes […]

Imaginary Fred – Book Review

I remember my children having an imaginary friend. Ethan had a cowboy called Palmer who had a horse called Kudashai!! Wonder where he got that from! We were sent the book Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer and we loved it. What they say – Sometimes, with a little electricity, or luck, or even magic, an […]

Sparkup – The Magical Book Reader: A Review

It’s Children’s Book Week from 30th June – 4th July. Children’s Book Week celebrates reading for pleasure and aims to encourage children to read more, discover new books, visit libraries and bookshops and do their own creative writing. I think personally that reading is one of the best pastimes or hobbies. I love reading and […]

Why I have renewed my promise to read my children a bedtime story…

In my rushing around to complete household chores at night and trying hard to get back to my computer to blog –  I realise I have been missing out on something very important  – reading them a bedtime story. I do read to them especially when it is a new book that has been delivered […]