A bit of junk modelling for #EarthDayatWW

I’m not the most creative of people, and the idea of junk modelling has left me scratching my head a little bit.  But, having seen some great creative ideas on a recent Izziwizzi Kids #playfest session on this exact same theme, I have started saving some items that would otherwise… Continue reading »

Hi Ho, Hi Ho It’s off to the Farm we go

Friends have been recommending we try Cotswold Farm Park for ages, we ran out of weekend’s last year, so we finally decided to go last weekend while Daddy P was off for a few days.  He’s also a big fan of BBC Countryfile and was rather interested to learn that… Continue reading »

Not an anniversary to remember with fondness

Saturday 16th April 2011 – I’d been looking forward to that date for ages.  I should have been going for a girlie weekend away – driving up to my best friend’s house to stay over with another of my friends.  I’d not had a night away from Monkey for a… Continue reading »

#SnapHappyBritMums gardening

Magic Moments – meeting Monkey’s buddies and watching them grow up

Like lots of expectant parents we joined NCT ante-natal classes.  I joined more to meet local soon to be Mum’s really, I worked away from where we lived and had no friends here at the time. After the classes we all swapped email addresses and mobile numbers and agreed to… Continue reading »

Giving something back to our Children’s Centre

We are very lucky to have two fantastic Children’s Centres here.  Now Monkey is at pre-school we don’t get to use them so much, but what a godsend they’ve been in the past! We went to a lot of their Stay and Play sessions from birth onwards, and I was… Continue reading »