About Wendy Sparkes

Wendy Sparkes lives in the UK and has been a Nursery Nurse for over fifteen years working with children aged three to five. She is also the author of the 3 books in her Stop and Smell the Roses Series: A Sunny Day, Snowfall and One Starry Night.

Warriors and Princesses

The Union Flag is flying high again, this time in honour of a new arrival the UK has been waiting for. Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the arrival of their son, Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge! So, for this blog … Continue reading

Reaching Forward

 Great Britain is celebrating this week! The Lions won the Rugby Test Series for the 1st time in 16 years, & Andy Murray became Wimbledon Champion, the 1st British player to do so since 1977, & the 1st male to … Continue reading

I Spy

I spy, with my little eye, something beginning with “B”.                                 This game is an old one and is particularly great for car journeys, or where you have to sit and wait for a long time for an appointment, or a … Continue reading

Who Has Your Heart?

For someone who has walked the single path herself for several years, this is a subject very close to my heart. This isn’t a path I chose for myself, in that, ever since I was a little girl, all I … Continue reading