Family life · Literacy Activities

Wanna be a Record Breaker?

On Friday, J and I had a little date day. It has been a while since him and I had some time on our own. He needed his glasses tightened up as he was spending 90% of his day looking over the top, so we decided to take this as an opportunity to do ‘stuff’… Continue reading Wanna be a Record Breaker?

Family life

To my darling little 3 year old.

I’m a little late in getting this post typed up. I had intended to do it on the day of her birthday, but honestly, June has been one crazy, busy month, and I just couldn’t seem to find the time to sit down and type! But, at the moment, S and L have gone down… Continue reading To my darling little 3 year old.

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My little Valentine.

Last Monday J came home from school and we had a read through his homework for the week.  With them finishing on Wednesday for half term the list was shorter and Show and Tell was going to be on Wednesday instead of the usual Friday. This week the theme was, “Something that I love”. I… Continue reading My little Valentine.

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What else would a girl want??

I am feeling overwhelmed and spoilt right now. Argento got in touch to say that they would like to send me a little ‘Pamper package’ for Valentine’s day, and I of course agreed. The prospect of jewellery and pampering being involved, what girl would say no?! The package has arrived and wowzers I feel well… Continue reading What else would a girl want??

Family life · Sensory play

10 ideas for celebrating Valentines Day with the kids!

I LOVE the whole pink / red / heart thing that February brings. I end up decorating the house a little in honour of St.Valentine and indulge that side of me that really does like a bit of romance. I am sharing today some of the things that we have done in the past and… Continue reading 10 ideas for celebrating Valentines Day with the kids!


A date with my 4 year old.

Last Friday, J said to me, “Do you want to go on a date with me, Mummy? You can have anything you want on the page!” What else could a girl possibly say but, “J, I would absolutely love to!” For 2 years now, as a family we have been having “Dates” with our kids.… Continue reading A date with my 4 year old.

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What does love look like…….

Sorry, that was a lot of scrolling through… I just wanted to share some ideas of what I think love looks like. It’s more of a personal post and more of a letter to my family, but I’m sharing it with you all too 🙂 Hope you’re all feeling some love in some way today,… Continue reading What does love look like…….

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Ding dong, the bells are gonna chime!!!

This past week has been one week which I will never forget… first born started pre school and my little sister got married!! J started on the Tuesday and Jill got married on the Wednesday!!! So, yeah last week was emotional. exhausting, exciting….like the alliteration there?! Another week which reminded me – I am growing… Continue reading Ding dong, the bells are gonna chime!!!