On your marks ….

on your marks

We’ve been trying to get to grips with Monkey and his afternoon grumpiness since starting Nursery School.  I’m still a bit confused – as he did 14 hours over 4 days (one day he was there for 5 solid hours) at the old pre-school and now he’s doing 15 hours… Continue reading »

Making cakes for the birds

making cakes for the birds

We do love cakes in this house!  Yesterday Monkey helped me make some lovely Blueberry Muffins – they taste good!  This afternoon we decided we would be making cakes for the birds instead. It’s getting more autumnal every day, and I’m conscious that our feathered friends will need some help… Continue reading »

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 »

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 »

#MagicMoments – picking strawberries

This week’s Magic Moments is also my 200th post 🙂 As you know we’ve been growing some of our own fruit and vegetables with Monkey.  Our little garden is constantly changing as the various projects grow – tomato plants, courgettes, pumpkins, carrots, parsnips, raspberries and lettuce. Today Monkey got to… Continue reading »

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