Picture book reviews from Curious Fox

Bedtime story in our home is a very important part of the day and our twin girls love having a story read to them by their mum. Recently I was sent four picture books from the publisher Curious Fox. HERBIE’S BIG ADVENTURE by Jennie Poh is a story of a loveable hedgehog going out into the big world to gain his independence. The story is brought to life with the brilliant illustrations which are also by the author Jennie Poh.      The girls and I loved the little nervous hedgehog who summons all his courage up to go on his… [Read More]

Hendrewennol fruit picking and a picnic

Yesterday we decided it would be nice to go fruit picking with R and M and have a little picnic afterwards. About a 30 minute drive from where we live is a pick your own fruit farm called Hendrewennol. You can pick as much fruit as you like. The selection is amazing! Strawberries, raspberries, blueberries etc.  We arrived as they opened at 10 o’clock. We had an annual pass which gained us free admission although I have to say at £1 each it’s certainly not expensive.  We all wandered down pathways in a wooded area to the various fields and… [Read More]