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Friday 5 - Berlin Preview

Kids Books About Berlin

Keeping in with this week’s Berlin theme, I thought it was about time to share some of our favourite Berlin kids books. Whether you live here, are planning a visit, or simply want to introduce your kids to other places around the world, these books are perfect for toddlers, pre-schoolers and also one recommendation for […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Favourite Kids TV Shows

After opening that whole screen time can of worms the other week, when I shared some of our favourite toddler apps with you, I thought I’d return to the topic and address the other side of screen time: tv shows. While there are certainly a lot of rubbish or questionable tv shows produced for kids out […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Bedtime Books About Bedtime

Any book can be a bedtime book. But some bedtime books are also books about bedtime. Here are a few of our favourites, clockwise starting from the top: Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed, by Eileen Christelow – This rhyming story with fun illiustrations was a present from one of our relatives, the first […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Foxy Books for Foxy Kids

I’ve got another themed round of book recommendations for you this week. Following on from the previous round-up of our favourite foxy toys, comes a round-up of our favourite foxy books. It will come as no surprise that these were all gifts received for Mr Fox, and yes, Fox really is his name (well, his […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Great Apps for Toddlers

Screen time is a contentious topic amongst parents, but let’s face it, sometimes the digital baby sitter can be a life saver, whether it’s on a long train or plane ride, to entertain a sick kiddo stuck in bed, or just – and I’m being totally honest here – to get the kids out from […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Books My 6 Year Old Loves

The boys love scrolling through my photos on Instagram, and when my older boy saw the collages from my book recommendation posts, he asked ‘What’s that?’ So I told him. He looked through them all, and spotted the one of Books for 2 Year Olds. His next question was, ‘Why is there not one with […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Beloved Bunny Books

Since I’m taking a blogging break next week, to spend some quality time with my kids during the school holidays, this will be the last book round up before Easter. So staying with the Easter theme, I thought I would share some of our most beloved bunny books. Clockwise, starting from the top: Guess How […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Books to Welcome Spring

Now that we have the Spring Equinox behind us, I thought it was time to share some of our favourite kids book to welcome in the new season. So, clockwise, starting from the top: The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by Eric Carle – A popular classic, but I just had to include it. When our elder […] Read more…

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{Friday Five} Picture Books for Mothers Day

It’s Mothering Sunday in the UK this coming weekend, and whilst we don’t celebrate Mother’s Day in Germany until May, I’ve decided to pull forward the post I had planned in May and share some book recommendations for Mothering Sunday/ Mother’s Day in this week’s edition of Friday 5. That way you can benefit from […] Read more…

Friday 5 - Books for 2 yrs Olds - Preview

{Friday Five} Books My 2 Year Old Loves

After having several themed book suggestions, in this week’s Friday Five I just wanted to share a selection of some of the books my 2 year old is loving right now. Some of these you will see advertised for slightly older children, but it always depends on the individual child. I am constantly amazed at […] Read more…

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