Letts Wild About range

Letts Wild About range – review and giveaway

We love wildlife here as you’ve probably realised by now.  You’ve also probably gathered that Monkey isn’t the biggest fan of schoolwork.  Whilst I don’t want him doing hours of homework, I am keen to explore anything which whilst helping him learn, he will perceive as fun!  The Letts Wild About range which have been launched today, fits the…Continue reading Letts Wild About range – review and giveaway

Mr Bloom's Nursery Giant Turnip DVD

Mr Bloom’s Nursery Giant Turnip DVD review and giveaway

As regular readers of the blog will know, Daddy P comes from a long line of greengrocer’s.  We’ve been actively involving Monkey in growing his own fruit and vegetables this year.  So it will come as no real surprise that we’re rather fond of Mr Bloom’s Nursery on CBeebies in this house.  On 14th October…Continue reading Mr Bloom’s Nursery Giant Turnip DVD review and giveaway

Zappie a different take on wall stickers

Zappie a different take on stickers

As you know I’m always on the look out for something a bit different, something to make Monkey chuckle.  He has some transport themed stickers up on his bedroom walls – the vehicles travel on a twisted route up and around picture frames and around his bed and bedside table.  They look lovely, but they…Continue reading Zappie a different take on stickers

Pre-school – a new beginning

Today we had a taster morning at Monkey’s new School Nursery. He’s been going to a lovely pre-school since last September and we had the tricky decision to make – do we keep him there for another year or move him to the Nursery within the school he will go to. After much worrying by…Continue reading Pre-school – a new beginning

Just another manic Monday …….

It would be fair to say that we cram a lot into a day, I keep meaning to slow down a bit but never seem to quite manage it. Life in the old dog yet you know! Today has been no exception ……. Pre-school was closed to the kids today so us parents could discuss…Continue reading Just another manic Monday …….

It’s nearly Sunday – where has that week gone?

This week has flown by, we have been so busy. Monkey started pre-school in September  and at the AGM in October I joined the committee.  It’s a totally new area for me and I’m learning that people in education speak an entirely different language.  Mind you I guess if they entered my previous life in…Continue reading It’s nearly Sunday – where has that week gone?