June 20, 2018
Drive anywhere in France during the summer and you’re pretty much guaranteed to see posters advertising a local brocante. But, what are brocantes? The word brocantes comes from the French verb “brocanter” which means “to deal in second-hand goods”. They’re not your usual carboot sale or second-hand stall though…there’s much more charm to them than ...
June 19, 2018
Home schooling, world schooling, home educating, unschooling, road schooling, wild schooling…whatever you call it, whichever one you identify with… they all have one thing in common. The children aren’t registered in a traditional school and as such, the parents are responsible for their child’s education.
The number of children being homeschooled (in ...
June 12, 2018
“Mummy’s in a rush!”
“Can you please walk faster, we’re going to be late.”
For many parents today, their children are just one of many important balls they are juggling.
I know, that might sound harsh but it’s sadly often true.
We’re rushing to work, to school, to beat the traffic, to get ...
June 7, 2018
What do I need to buy to have a home-birth?
So, you’ve decided you want a home birth but you’re not sure where to start!?
Getting hold of few home birth essentials will help to ensure that things run smoothly. But, that doesn’t mean you need to run out ...
June 7, 2018
The thought of a home birth filled me with horror when it was suggested during my first pregnancy. I googled ‘home birth stories’ a few times and decided to opt for a hospital birth. However, following a traumatic 45 minute labour in our local hospital, I was advised to opt for a home birth if ...
June 3, 2018
Leo had this cute Lego travel tin for his third birthday…he loves superheroes! It’s also the perfect way to introduce him to small Lego!
It’s really handy for playing with at the kitchen table (away from his little brother) and taking away on holiday with us.
The perfect amount of Lego is stored securely inside the tin. ...
May 29, 2018
Do you want to explore the outdoors with your little ones?
This simple scavenger hunt for little ones will encourage them to search and discover in their natural surroundings. It’s designed to promote language development too with sentence repitition and adjectives. My Scavenger Hunt is simple enough ...
May 28, 2018
My boys loved this Nature’s Rainbow Activity so much that I decided to share some blank templates with you guys! I hope you have as much fun as we did. Just clink on a link below to download.
1. Print your ...
May 22, 2018
We love spending time outdoors but having two energetic little boys means that there’s often little time to get organised! Out trips are always more successful if we remember to pack our backpack with some essentials that make the day a lot more comfortable. This is what we take with us if we’re planning an outdoor ...
May 18, 2018
Have you heard this riddle before…
“A father and son get in a car crash and are rushed to the hospital.
The father dies.