Seasons 

I went walking this morning, got to a intersection, i wanted to go one way, my toddler wanted to go the other, if the baby had been awake she would have no doubt had her say too.. Getting to a crossroad is like passing through another season or even choosing which way to go in…

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Our little bugs

Over the weekend my three year old spotted a worm on our driveway, and of course she had to build a house for it..  this morning she was so excited to go see her worm friend only to discover he had gone she was quite upset so we searched the garden for some more bugs…

Stained glass window

Please tell me im not the only one that turns into a physco when it rains... Two children who refuse to sleep, yet are ratty and a mum whose had enough. That was yesterday, i told myself today would be different and quickly thought up a easy set up craft to go too. The good…

Our kitchen Sensory tray

This morning was a great morning filled with coffee grounds, cocoa, pasta shells, rice, flour and whatever else we could find in the kitchen.  We used a ice cube tray to house all these items from the kitchen and thanks to our purchase at ikea last week we had a big box to sit in…

Loose parts and the theory behind it

Lately ive seen so much about 'loose parts play' im reading it in my blogs, on my instagram, its all around me.. so i thought we would give it ago in our house this week. For those that arnt farmiliar 'loose part play' has been around for years but in 1971 an architect named simon…

Zoo Animals and jelly

Yesterday I made up some jelly poured it in a tin and asked my three year old to find something to put in the jelly she choose her zoo animals  It was all set this morning so we pulled it out for a play.  It was very cold and the animals were very stuck, R…