Make your own bird feeder

As regular readers of the blog know we are working with the RSPB and they recently sent me a few ideas to entice birds into the garden, whilst getting Monkey involved too. They set us a challenge – make your own bird feeder.  The RSPB have a great Youth membership… Continue reading »

My Holiday postcard with @travelsupermkt #HolidayPostcards

My Holiday Postcard post is my entry in the latest Travel Supermarket competition.  I’ve had some amazing holidays over the years – destinations from Ibiza to Bali, Maldives to Cuba, Thailand to Tunisia but I’m going to pick on a holiday to Spain as my holiday postcard for this post…. Continue reading »

Dylon Colour Catcher – a review of Colour Catcher Double Action

I seem to spend half my life loading and unloading the washing machine these days.  Monkey loves nothing better than getting covered in mud, sand and food!  When someone suggested I take a look at Dylon Colour Catcher as it could save me some time – I was there like… Continue reading »

Sticking, colouring and swinging

We’ve had a lovely day today, my Monkey and my eldest niece Miss D.  We’ve been sticking, colouring and swinging!!  We visited the museum where Miss D lives as they have been holding a number of family fun events during the summer. We were a bit early, which gave Monkey… Continue reading »

Everything is sprouting

As regular readers will know we’ve been introducing Monkey to the delights of growing his own vegetables, flowers and fruit over recent months. I realised that I hadn’t written an update post for some time and as everything is sprouting, I thought now would be a good time to review… Continue reading »

More mobiles for Monkey

You may remember that I posted a while ago about some easy ideas to brighten up Monkey’s bedroom.  Part of the post was talking about mobiles that I used.  Well today I had a little brainwave to do with something else I’ve recently talked about for my #99psummer challenge. I… Continue reading »