Summer is just getting started for many of those in England, whilst Schools in Scotland have been off since June and will be making their return to school next month. We have had a much more flexible few months over May, June and July, with trips to Scotland and Cornwall and a few days out… Continue reading We’re Back!
So the last of our holidays have been a bit chaotic, we had one more excursion up our sleeve for L which we’d pre-booked to surprise her – Birmingham Sea Life Centre Octonauts Event! How could we not? The chance to meet an Octonaut and get involved in Octonauts fun? Too good an opportunity to… Continue reading The Last of our Holidays…
So I mentioned in the previous post we bought L her first camera. It was originally going to be her main Christmas present this year, but figured we have two holidays this year that it would be best she had it early and then she could document her experience and we could make an album… Continue reading Lizzie’s Photography
We are all very much enjoying our Summer Break, we had the most amazing time in Cornwall on a family holiday where we explored beaches, cafe’s and coastal towns sampling the local produce…mostly ice cream! To be fair we had absolutely SCORCHING weather, it was wonderful and Roskilly’s Ice Cream is absolutely to die for,… Continue reading Summer Holiday Fun
Ok, hands up, who is melting in this heatwave we’re having? I am Scottish, a West Coaster no less, I’m used to Dull, Wet and Windy 364 days a year. I will never tolerate anything more than 23 degrees and that has to be with a strong breeze. This 30+ malarkey is finishing me off… Continue reading Fine Motor Work, Life-Cycles and Counting – Oh My!
Over the last few weeks we have started collecting up some games from Orchard Toys after seeing a number of positive reviews and suggestions from a variety of sources and of course our own research, it seemed like a logical choice. Once of the first games we ordered was this one Farm Opposites Matching Puzzles.… Continue reading Product Review! Orchard Toys: Farm Opposites Matching Puzzles
What better time to start learning how to play games than a few weeks before your little summer holiday! 21 days and counting…not that I am…ok who am I kidding, I’m practically counting the seconds! It’s not often we go away anywhere so I am quite excited for a few days in the country, living… Continue reading Learning to play games.