Crafty Home Based Day.

Today needed to be a home based day, with the job list growing larger!  This morning I needed to tackle cleaning the fire, which naturaly leads into hoovering the whole house!  Then there were other motherly tasks (yawn yawn), to be completed.  Thankfully, my three are all totally addicted to Hama beads, and decided to sit and do this for …

Creative Day.

Today ended up being a very creative day. It wasn’t planned, it just happened.  A week or so ago, another mummy I know had got in some supplies for her daughter to interior design her dolls house.  Our little lady has a very bland plain wooden dolls house, and I’d often considered letting her loose on the outside of it …

A Day of Two Halves.

Today we matched the weather dividing itself neatly into two halves..a grotty rainy drizzly morning, and a bright, sunny, and windy afternoon.  This morning our little lady had her first ever dancing exam…Grade 1 ballet.  So after a quick run through, then gluing her hair to her head with copious amounts of hair spray, and making sure we had everything, …

A Massive First and Progress :-)

This picture is a huge leap forward for twin 2 and has made my day.  On Friday (as I mentioned in the blog about forest school), he started making shapes with his drawing, rather than squiggles and blobs.  I was giddy enough over that, and the fact it has taken years to cultivate an interest in pens and paper, and …

Rest, Space and Time

It’s been a busy few days, with quite a bit of travelling around various parts of the country.  Although our children are very good travellers, it does seem to have unsettled our little lady after a run of busy travelling days, followed by a busy day at home.  So things came to a bit of a head yesterday afternoon, after …