This originally set out as an instagram post but the tears streaming down my face told me that it needed to be much more than that. And so here it … Continue reading Pre-School Graduation.
As Mummy & Daddy stood on the doorstep, with us both tucked up sleeping in bed, Mum held back the tears. They have stood on the doorstep and clapped for … Continue reading Somewhere over the rainbow…
It wasn’t the birthday we are used to and it wasn’t the birthday we planned either, but we had a blast anyway! This year will always be the year the … Continue reading Lockdown Birthday
I signed off my last blog a month ago with ‘see you on the other side’…we had already been isolating a week by that point and I had no intention … Continue reading Insta-perfect home-schooling!
For the past week we have chosen to ‘self-isolate’ as much as we can as to try and keep Rory as well as possible pending his planned surgery yesterday. Not … Continue reading Coronavirus – our perspective!
Yesterday we went to Kirklees Light Railway and we had a lovely day, I felt that we needed to blog about it. We have been before, quite a few times … Continue reading Please keep your children seated…
With mark-making coming up as the next steps for both boys at their progress meetings, and both being very typical of boys and not showing much interest in writing at … Continue reading Playroom rotation: Early writing skills
Christmas landed and so did the toys. We let the boys have everything out for a few days before having a big sort out and putting some away in the … Continue reading Playroom rotation: Vehicles
Mummy made the most of having me at home, just me and her. She planned lots of activities that either exercise the prerequisite skills for writing, provide a mark-making opportunity … Continue reading 8 ways to encourage mark making and prepare for writing in the early years!
My day hasn’t quite gone to plan and I felt like I had a blog in me, and so i’m not really sure where this is going, but i’m sure … Continue reading Blackbird in the window
‘I came in like a wrecking ball’ quite aptly played via Alexa as I closed the front door after the nursery run. That empty feeling I always get when the … Continue reading Wrecking ball
Almost a month ago, the boys Teacher emailed me a copy of the nativity songs so that we could practice at home, mostly because we would be missing the majority … Continue reading But I want to be a mouse…