Painting snow

We woke up to snow last Friday. Not enough to cause disruption but more than a sprinkle. Being 3, F was very excited to go out in the snow. However…

Autumn treasures

It’s fair to say my eldest has inherited my love of autumn. I love the colours of the leaves at this time of year, they’re so rich and jewel-like. This year…

Home grown Strawberries

This morning we picked and ate in the garden or first home grown strawberries. They were delicious. Even F thought so. She kept going back to the baskets, pointing to…

Outdoor play – water tables

Poppet’s first birthday was at the end of April so she got a number of outdoor toys which I am really looking forward to using over the summer. I wrote…

Bank holiday fun in the park

Don’t you just love a three day weekend? After a busy Saturday and Sunday we decided a quieter bank holiday Monday was in order. We decided to leave the car…

An autumn walk in the park – Country kids

Last saturday we went to visit family. It was a cold, grey and drizzling day. The kind of day that before kids we would have stayed inside but with an…