Yesterday I spent time clearing out the mountain of books that were littering a spare room. I’d a new bookcase in my bedroom, sitting empty, just waiting. I began by creating two piles. One for those I’d either never read (my daughters or husbands books) or had read but disliked, and one for those I’d … More What books are on your bookshelves?
Do you read a bedtime story to your child? Did you read one last night? A recent survey of 2000 parents of children aged 0-7 years, by Littlewoods clothing and homeware retailer in Britain, showed that only 64% of parents do. It also said that only 13% read a story every night. 9% were too … More Is this the beginning of the end for the bedtime story?
All mothers have regrets, moments they failed, or things they would do differently, if only they were given the chance. However I have a regret, and cannot imagine if I had my time again, how I could fix it. This regret came back to haunt me last night. I was reading through my wordpress reader. … More Regret.
Throughout my life I have loved to read. The first book that really took my breath away, was “The lion, the witch and the wardrobe”. I can remember going into my brothers room when I had finished it, and saying “I can’t believe that adventure happened in just a minute in time!”. I was hooked. … More More Than Words Can Say!