Here Come The Girls
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Apple Play-Dough

The twins start school in September. It doesn’t seem very long away and so I’m trying to prepare them with some fun activities. I thought

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Rainbow Fish Activities

The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister is one of my all time favourite children’s books. The combination of beautiful illustrations and a lovely tale about

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fun learning activities

Fun Learning Activities

Here are some fun learning activities for your little ones. Great ways to learn literacy and numeracy. So fun in fact they won’t even realise they’re

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Make a cute tutu for your teddy. With literacy ideas to match.

Tutus for Teddies

I don’t know how it happened but somehow I have turned into a Ballet Mum. I feel a little duped about the whole thing. I

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Yes Day

Yes Day!

Do you find yourself constantly saying no to your kids? I know I do. Everything they ask for is a no – not today, later,

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Chicka Chicka 1 2 3

The author for The Virtual Book club is Lois Ehlert. Unfortunately the book I ordered didn’t arrive so I am using Chicka, Chicka 1 2

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Sandpit Treasure Hunt

I am starting to slowly pack away the toys in the garden and leave everything tidy. the children will still have the play house and

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Glitter writing

I’m always on the lookout for fun ideas for practicing writing especially practicing handwriting or high frequency words. We have often used sand to write

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Lollypop Stick Puppets

Here are the lollypop stick puppets made for our cardboard box puppet theatre.  They are made from:  felt card foam lollypop sticks stickers PVA glue googly eyes

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ABC Spy app – Review

There are only 5 sleeps until Christmas and the days are starting to drag for impatient children, counting down the days until their eager hands

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Once upon a time…

Last moth I worked with Nataliya Deleva at Green Kiddie and sixteen other bloggers to write a children’s story to be published to raise money

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