Feeding birds safely in the garden

As you know from a previous post on how to attract birds to your garden, I’m keen to encourage birds into my garden and for Monkey to appreciate the different species that are local to us.  I do have to think about feeding birds safely in the garden, with a… Continue reading »

RSPB – ‪#‎homesfornature‬ weekend challenge – build a Hedgehog home #beasts

So last weekend’s challenge set by the RSPB Giving Nature a Home campaign – #homesfornature weekend challenge – build a hedgehog home.  We had a busy weekend lined up so I knew that if we could manage this challenge , it would be on a week day. We needed to… Continue reading »

The Buddha in the Attic

I’m a member of the BritMums book club, in conjunction with Penguin Books, and I was lucky enough to be sent a copy of The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka. I was drawn into this book within the first couple of pages, it’s not a long read at… Continue reading »

Summer Play at the seaside

I’m linking this post to Summer Play – Summer Play at the seaside.  My play post is inspired by a trip to Bournemouth we made on Sunday.  This was Monkey’s first trip to the beach, can’t believe it’s taken up over 3 and half years to get him there!  Anyway,… Continue reading »

Summer Play Linky

It’s my turn to host the Summer Play Linky this week – running from Thursday 8th – Weds 14th August.  The idea behind this linky is share our play ideas – whether it be water play, samd play, baking, crafts, or rainy day activities.  Anything which can inspire others and… Continue reading »

Room 101

I’ve been challenged by Jo at The Adequate Parent to list my three biggest dislikes to throw into Room 101. Well my first entry into Room 101 would have to be custard. I cannot stand the stuff, not the smell, not the look and most definately not the taste.  It… Continue reading »