This self esteem talking activity for children proved to be just what we needed to get them talking (and to bed quicker!). My middlest has been a bit fascinated with paper folding lately (read I keep getting pelted with aeroplanes). I’ve been wondering why they only want to […]
A self esteem boosting activity for children (also a great distraction technique for getting them in the car quickly and fuss free!)
Background These lego activities provide a perfect educational wind down. Lego and Duplo are always out in our house, so I was very excited to see some cool ideas for lego play, on the lovely @fledglingflamingos Instagram page. The boys were delighted (and a bit perplexed it has […]
A short post with a positive message that helps me when parenting feels hard!
When you need the Elephant’s Foot A very wise friend once told me that if you feel overwhelmed you should think of just the elephant’s foot, not the whole elephant. Bear with me – I really believe that this could become your favourite mantra! Explaining the Mantra I […]
A Mary Berry biscuit recipe made without the refined sugar. Very yummy!
A take on sharing over social media.
Introduction; The Sock Game I love the sharing that goes on over Instagram. Things are definitely more infectious when you’re seeing them in real life. And with children, quick, free and fun activities are always winners! I saw this fun looking game on the story board of @me_you_plus_two […]
A self esteem boosting activity to do with children
Overnight oats finally got me off cows’ milk and I feel so much better for that! The ingredients we use are…. oats, raisins, cacao*, various milled nuts and seeds, chia seeds and oat milk, all well mixed together and left overnight (if possible!). Aldi has a great (and […]