TT is four and in Reception at school. Because he has an August birthday this means he’s one of the youngest in his class. I’ve touched on this before. I know that his learning will be at a different rate to his class mates and already this is beginning to show. But on a whole,… More Homework – good idea, or bad idea?
It seems as though holidays are the hot topic at work at the moment, and now its made me think, and now… I so want to go on holiday! Not just a camping holiday. I shouldn’t say ‘just’ because we do all love and enjoy our camping holidays, and with a new tent I know we really should… More I want to go on holiday
I think its safe to say that we have all the usual suspects when it comes to board games. Hungry Hippos, Operation, Buckeroo, Pop-Up Pirate, to name a few – we actually have a cupboard full of games. Hungry Hippo’s is always the one that comes out first when we suggest we play a game and I… More Board Games – how I remember them.
I don’t usually do reviews. In fact I rarely even read reviews, unless it’s on something I specifically need or want. But as Christmas is looming and seems to be coming around faster than I’d like I thought this was worth sharing. TT had been complaining his bed was cold at night so I investigated… More Aromahome Dinosaur- a review
Everyone seems to be writing about and talking about Christmas. Is it too early? We’re only just at the beginning of November. But not to disappoint, I’m jumping on the Christmas band wagon. I have done most of my Christmas shopping already, and what I don’t have, I have a list for. I know exactly… More Is it really Christmas time?
I had, what could be seen as a “bad mummy moment” last week. TT came home from school saying that he had been put on the cloud. When questioned why, or what he had done to be put on to the cloud he replied very quietly and sheepishly “calling people names”. Of course, there are a hundred… More “You’re a poo poo!”
I was cooking shepherds pie and it made me think about my mums shepherds pie. Or rather, my mums variation and take on shepherds pie. She would use miced beef instead of lamb and add a can of baked beans. Baked beans? Really? I looked up a recipe for shepherds pie and it most definitely… More Cooking Creations