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]

Too much or too little television. What’s right?

I am going to start by saying that in our home the TV goes on at about 7am and doesn’t go off until we go to bed at night. Unless of course we go out. Right or wrong? That’s the way it is in our home. I grew up with no restrictions on how much television I was allowed to watch so I guess that’s been passed on to my children. I don’t have to put any restrictions on how much television they watch.  I really don’t understand why television should be limited to children. What developments does it stop?… [Read More]