Sensory play

“Smelly poo” paints!

So, today husbandy had decided he wanted a day to himself and who could blame him?! 3 kids all so young could drive anyone crazy! Off he headed after breakfast to have some “Me time”! He’ll die if he thinks anyone reading this thinks that’s what he calls it – he doesn’t by the way, I… Continue reading “Smelly poo” paints!

Literacy Activities · Numeracy activities

With a baa, baa here and an oink, oink there!!!

We’ve been taking part in Virtual Book Summer Camp and this summer and have been really enjoying it! We LOVE books around here anyhow, but having a wee push to ‘make more’ out of our books has been great AND it has meant that we have read some books that we would never have heard of, thanks to their lovely… Continue reading With a baa, baa here and an oink, oink there!!!

Fashion

Trying to put a bit of yummy into this mummy!

Let’s stop right there, before we even get started and let me declare I am not saying I am fashionable, nor am I saying, “you gotta wear this”, nor am I in any way trying to imply that I am down with the kids – even that phrase shows that I am not! (How embarrassing!)… Continue reading Trying to put a bit of yummy into this mummy!

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His eyes are orange, his tongue is black; He has purple prickles all over his back……

So the wonderful buzz of my phone vibrating off my mobile phone woke me at 7am, (there’s no way that bad boy can make a proper alarm sound – do not want to wake the munchkins until absolutely necessary!) I have been getting up at 7am for 3 months now to spend time ON MY OWN… Continue reading His eyes are orange, his tongue is black; He has purple prickles all over his back……

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To blog or not to blog, that was the question!

Hi there! So, here we are my very first ever blog post! Meep! Can we have a little excited dance please?! That’s me, over there on the left…always good to put a face to a name. After what feels like a long time of thinking, deliberating, reading the why’s and why not’s and general faffing around, I have… Continue reading To blog or not to blog, that was the question!