I love snails, I always have. I know they are a gardeners nightmare, but their cute little antennae and uniquely patterned shells and squidgy little bodies just make me go “awww”. It’s a weakness. They’re also so innocuous and easy going they make a fabulous, easy subject to study for toddlers. Moving slowly definitely has… Continue reading Slugs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails.
Wow! I was expecting some kind of interest and possible minor disinterest or indifference as insects have only registered on her radar when she has accused blue/green bottles of being bees when they come in the house and our Bearded Dragon’s dinner! She has mentioned them more and more though and started pointing them out,… Continue reading Couldn’t Wait to Get Started!
So over summer we are going to be looking at and exploring Insects and Bugs and their habitats and looking after some snails! How exciting! I like most minibeasts, the ones I tend to draw the line at are spiders and daddy long legs /shudder. It’s the legs and the way they move, I get… Continue reading Minibeasts: Summer Project
There’s nothing quite like solo parenting a head strong three year old for a week to really put things in perspective. I cannot put into words just how much respect I have for single parents. Our trip was exhausting, but a lot of fun and it was really great to see family. They were amazing… Continue reading Our Trip to Scotland
We’re so there!
Well this weekend has not gotten off to the best of starts with her classes. Yesterday we turned up for Cheerleading where L point blank refused to go join the class and had a meltdown of epic proportions. We left. We’re not sure what happened or why she didn’t want to go, given she talks… Continue reading Peg Boards and other Work.