Project 365 2017 Week 1

Project 365 2017 Week 1

Project 365 2017 Week 1 Day 1-7 and here we go again – year 4 no less! Sunday 1st January  – Day 1 We don’t normally take the tree and decorations down until later in the week, but everyone apart from Brewster was ready for a new start.  He really wasn’t best… Continue reading »

Letts Back to School giveaway

Win £50 worth of Letts books tailored to your childs age

Today I have a Letts Back to School giveaway worth £50 for you.  Are you ready for the new school year to start? I thought I was all sorted until I realised that Monkey’s feet have grown again and he’d need new school shoes. So off we went last week… Continue reading »

Back to school with Trutex in September

Back to school with Trutex in September

It’s hard to believe that Monkey has almost completed Year One at school.  I can’t comprehend that my little boy will be in Year Two come September and his last year in Key Stage One.  How is that even possible?  I don’t believe in leaving things to the last minute,… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 1

Project 366 2016 Week 1

I’m welcoming in 2016 with my third year with this project, and my first experiencing a leap year on the blog!  So here is my Project 366 2016 Week 1 with The Boy and Me. Friday 1st January – Day 1 We had no real plans as Daddy P would be… Continue reading »

Monkey gets an Award

Now you are 6

I could not be any prouder of Monkey right now.  He’s coped with the move to Year One so much better than I could ever have hoped for.  Yes, he had a few wobbles along the way, and I still get ‘I don’t want to go to school’ every morning…. Continue reading »

George at ASDA #GettingCoolForSchool

George at ASDA #GettingCoolForSchool

One supermarket I wish we had nearer is definitely ASDA.  Last year I bought all of Monkey’s PE kit from our nearest shop in Milton Keynes and it lasted really well.  I now that George at ASDA offers great value for money but look what we managed to get with £50!… Continue reading »

Project 365 2015 Week 35-36

Project 365 2015 Week 36

I’ve been joining in with Project 365 since the start of 2014, and been inspired by The Boy and Me to make sure I take a Photo A Day, Every Day, For A Year! Project 365 2015 Week 35-36 Days 235-248. Sunday 23rd August – Day 235 After the nightmare that was… Continue reading »

Beginning Year One at School

Beginning Year One at School

Tomorrow Monkey you will be starting a new chapter, beginning Year One at School. It only seems a moment ago that we were looking at your first day at school.  That year really did fly past so quickly.  What will this year hold for you my son? A lot of happiness… Continue reading »

Preparing for Year One with Stamptastic

Preparing for Year One with Stamptastic

You may have noticed a new badge on my blog recently, it’s something I’m rather excited about.  We will be preparing for Year One with Stamptastic and their range of name stamps and fabric pens.  I’m really happy that we’ll be working with the team at Stamptastic as a brand ambassador… Continue reading »

Back to School #TipsAndTricks

Moving to Year One

I know most of us haven’t broken up for the summer holidays yet but with so many friends having children starting school in September I thought it might be an idea to share some Back to School #TipsAndTricks.  Trust me, the key to going back to school or starting for the… Continue reading »