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
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!
‘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…
And just like that, the first half term of full time nursery is over. Did we manage a full week? No! Unfortunately due to a number of bugs, hospital appointments … Continue reading What do I stand for?
Today was dramatic to say the least, woken at 5:50am with Austin screaming ‘my toes hurts’…cue iphone torch inspection, which showed nothing. Next up: Mum guilt…are his toenails ingrowing even … Continue reading Austin’s leg day!
Another week has passed, it’s been much of a muchness. A bit of a blur. Wednesday 2nd October Erin came to play with Mummy & Daddy whilst we were at … Continue reading Much of a muchness!
You may have noticed that we have been missing in action since Tuesday, after a good few months of daily blogging. There is always a share of opinion with followers, … Continue reading Blurred Lines!
We have had a cracking Summer with the boys, I won’t lie, i’m disappointed we didn’t crack potty training, or the picture exchange communication system, but you know what they … Continue reading September Ready…
Whilst today was a bit of a wash out, it was also a significant date for the diary! Our plans were cancelled today because we still aren’t 100% and have … Continue reading Summer 2019 – Day 39 *WE DID IT!*
July has been a difficult month thus far. I’ve lost count of how many times i’ve said ‘I Quit’ ‘I’m done’ ‘I can’t do this anymore’… But as today is … Continue reading Pot Holes and forward rolls…
Parenthood is mostly decision-making, but this past week has been a particular biggie! Confirming the decision to take on a Personal Assistant for Rory instead of continuing with the care … Continue reading Big Decisions!