Today is a bit blowy to say the least. 73mph winds, wheelie bins rolling down the street and wind powered pushchairs. It is a day for waiting indoors, keeping warm, and camping out in the lounge while the last few leaves fly away till Spring. Continue reading
Advent calendars don’t just have to be about chocolate and sweets. My girls and I have had great fun with this simple idea the last few years and I hope you find it useful too! Continue reading
Why does the Giraffe have long legs?….
On the way home from school on Friday I got accused of ‘forgetting’. My sharp little nearly-5-year-old remembers everything and notices when I don’t! My crime had been to not put a special note in her lunch box that day, and my heart sank when she told me I had ‘forgotted’ her special message. Continue reading
Pinterest… I have many boards stacked full of inspiration and ideas. I even have two accounts one personal and one for Flotsam and Jetsam. It is too easy to spend an hour flicking through pretty and intriguing images adding them to my collections. I finally got around to doing one of my ‘Little Ones’ activities this week after pinning it over 2 years ago! A chance to do some quality painting time with a prophetic edge with my beautiful big girl. It was a joint effort but she took the lead and it is now hanging proudly on our wall. Continue reading
This is one of those moments you stop and savor, to remember in years to come. A few minutes post bath and pre bed – that in between worlds time of day, I witnessed an in between worlds kind of experience; a moment where nothing became everything. Continue reading