Three days of lone parenting, outnumbered parent – child ratio school runs, toddler tantrums, taxi runs to countless clubs. These kids have a better social life than me!
I’ve done baking, painting, drawing, consoling, story reading, train track playing, tractor spotting and homework helping. Is it only Wednesday, surely it’s the weekend by now! 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
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
These last three weeks or so I have not been blogging. We have been busy bees: sunbathing, paddling pooling, reward board making, stomach bugging , DIY-ing and birthday partying…
…and my lists of ‘To Do’ jobs has grown longer and longer, but thank fully for us it is time for the much awaited trip to France to begin! Continue reading