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Winter Weekend Box Review
Little S was chosen to review a winter themed Weekend Box recently. For those that haven’t heard of Weekend Box club, here’s what you need to [...]
1000 hours outside challenge
Late last year I came across a post about the 1000 hours outside challenge. Thinking it sounded pretty good, I set a start date of January 1st to begin the [...]
A visit to Calshot RNLI
Friday morning a couple of friends popped round for a cuppa. Little S had made some cupcakes before they arrived to share. We had a nice chat and a [...]
A day in London part 2, Natural History Museum
On Wednesday the older girls and I spent the day in London. After the Youth for Music Primary Proms at the Royal Albert Hall we went to the Natural History [...]
A day in London part 1, Music for Youth Primary Proms
For the first time in their little lives R & S got to visit London on Wednesday. We had tickets to the Music for Youth Primary Proms at the Royal [...]
An afternoon at Farmer Palmers
On Tuesday we enjoyed a visit to Farmer Palmers. I knew Little S would love it there because of all the animals she would see. Upon arrival the children [...]
Hatchimals CollEGGtibles season 3 – A review
My children, like many others, love watching other children unboxing toys on YouTube. So when we were asked to review Hatchimals CollEGGtibles season 3, we [...]
A weekend camping on Brownsea Island
After a hiatus from blogging we’re kicking off with a smasher! We have just had a brilliant weekend camping on Brownsea Island in Dorset. Brownsea [...]
April, a round up of our month.
It seems an age since the beginning of the month, but it also feels odd to thing that it’s May 1st tomorrow. During April E had his first respite [...]
Spring or Winter: what’s with all the snow?
March has been a funny old month. I don’t know whether I’m coming or going! Is it spring or winter? I don’t even think the weather can [...]