Top 5 Un-Princessy Princess Books

Top 5 Un-Princessy Princess Books (actually there are six – but ‘Top 6’ doesn’t have the same ring to it!) There is a plethora of books about princesses and most small children go through a princess...

Mother and Daughter Book Club Titles

Mother and Daughter Book Club Titles My Mother & Daughter Bookclub has just finished reading ‘The Forgotten Pearl’ and tonight we’ve had a great discussion about this fabulous book  - if it were to be...

Children’s Books about Teeth Cleaning

Children’s Books about Teeth Cleaning Cleaning your teeth before bed is as important as reading your books before bed in this house. The 'bathroom art' is the canvas painting picture below which is PudStar's ‘Princess...

Top 5 Books About Learning to Swim

Top 5 Books about Learning to Swim PudStar has done swimming lessons for a LONG TIME.  Learning to swim is a crucial skill - but for some it is easier than others! I've spoken before about...

5 Reasons Books are a Great Gift

Books as Gifts I’ve done a few posts now about why we give books as gifts, the importance of inscribing books, and book gift suggestions: babies; more babies; toddlers; boys; more boys; books for starting on chapter books; classics as...

Numeracy in the Kitchen

Numeracy in the Kitchen Please welcome guest blogger Claire Howden. Teacher. Reader. Book Collector. Mathematician. I have talked to Claire many times about how I don't want PudStar to be counting on her fingers at 38 like...