Last Day of Term, Nature’s Playground, & Peppermint Creams.

Pretty dresses, antler hairband, flags flying, and tomte painted on the windows…it must be the last day of school before Christmas!!  Thank goodness our little lady has an addiction to wearing pretty dresses (fairly impractical for tucking into ski trousers at play times, but she’s stubborn and prefers to look like she’s stuffed a spare tyre in there!!), as it …

Christmas Robins

As we don’t have a scheduled week of nature curriculum this week, we have turned our nature journal attentions, to this iconic Christmas bird.  We have a really friendly one in the garden, who feeds on the feeder, sits and watches the children play, and fearlessly pecks at the ground I am digging very close to me.  However, he doesn’t …