Project 365 2017 Week 27

Project 365 2017 Week 27

Project 365 2017 Week 27 Day 183 – 189 Sunday 2nd July –  Day 183 My back was playing up so we had a day at home in the garden which went down well with Monkey.  Lots of paddling pool action and the sand pit got used for the first time in… Continue reading »

MOKURU fidget toy

Mokuru fidget toy

The fidget spinner craze is in full swing in these parts and Monkey and I have been lucky enough to get her fingers on another idea which is set to be a craze this summer.  Let me introduce you to the MOKURU fidget toy. The must have toy from Japan… Continue reading »

Ravensburger Volkswagen T1 Surfer Edition 3D puzzle

Ravensburger Volkswagen T1 Surfer Edition 3D puzzle

As a child I was always rather envious of my best friend.  Her family had a camper van and it looked so much cooler than our Ford Escort.  I could just imagine the adventures that could be had, and sometimes I was lucky enough to join her and her family… Continue reading »

A different boy at Sports Day

A different boy at Sports Day

Monday was the day in the school calendar that I’ve come to dread, Sports Day.  It’s been a source of tears and frustration for Monkey since pre-school.  If you’ve followed the blog over the last few years you will remember just how traumatic he finds the whole experience.  He has… Continue reading »

Going Back to School with Term School Shoes

Going Back to School with Term School Shoes

I know, you’ve read the post title and thought, what!  Please don’t shoot me, you will thank me later.  This academic school year is drawing to a close and I can’t quite believe that my 7 year old son will soon be leaving Key Stage One.  How can he be… Continue reading »

Family fun at Flywheel Festival

Family fun at Flywheel Festival

Two years ago whilst I was in the midst of the Britmums blogging conference, Monkey and his Dad went to a new local event.  They loved it and Monkey raved about it for months afterwards, telling me I had to go the next year.  So I did, and yes, they… Continue reading »