After a week of glorious sunshine it stands to reason that on the day that we are booked to do Go Ape at Sherwood Pines the heavens would open up and it would pour down with rain and thunder like the Gods were playing ten pin bowling!!
Just a snippet of those photographs though, . . . → Read More: Our weekend in pictures – 20/07/14 #OWIP
Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear – there will be lots of tears shed today. Lots by me, LOADS by Caroline (Beanie Boy’s key worker) and possibly even a few tears by Beanie Boy himself. Today we have to say goodbye to some of our favourite people as today marks his last day at Sunflower . . . → Read More: Beanie Boy’s turn to say a very sad goodbye . . .
Tonight after school we popped over to Peterborough to do a couple of jobs and since the sun was shining the Beans asked if we could go for a walk at Ferry Meadows so who was I to argue. We didn’t have long but just long enough for the to have a scoot and 10 . . . → Read More: After school fun at Ferry Meadows . . .
Last week Beanie Boy took part in his last Sports Day at his pre-school as he will be going to a different pre-school next year. Because he was a September baby and he started pre-school at the age of two, he has now attended his current pre-school for nearly two years and now it’s time . . . → Read More: Beanie Boy was my Sports Day winner!
This morning as the sun was shining brightly I congregated with lots of other Mums, Dads and Grandparents to watch Beanie Boy’s pre-school Sports Day. Beanie Boy told me that he was going to run as fast as he could and he most certainly did, he won 1st Place in both of his races . . . → Read More: Sports Day Pride for Beanie Boy!
When you have more than one child, you fully expect them to be different from their siblings. Sure, they might look like each other, they might have similar mannerisms and the like but on the whole, unless they are born under the same star signs they often tend to be very different and nothing . . . → Read More: A different kettle of fish – Siblings
Beanie Boy has had a fascination with his nose for a while now, most of the time it’s just his fingers that he sticks up there but every now and then he will find something random to stick up there too. The one which I really didn’t understand was the top of a Haribo . . . → Read More: Why do children stick things up their noses?
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You can never control what comes out the mouths of babes can you. So yesterday as Beanie Boy was playing outside with his friends I was slightly mortified to hear him talking to our lovely friend and neighbour who is just over 30 weeks pregnant with her second child. . . . → Read More: Not quite a gentleman yet!
All too soon our Butlins break was drawing to a close but thankfully we had planned ahead and had done all of our packing the night before which meant that we still had a full morning to enjoy all that Butlins had to offer one last time. As I had planned we managed a quick . . . → Read More: This time last week: Butlins – Day 5 – The Diner and home time . . .
Little Bean finally stopped being stick at around 7am on Thursday morning but she definitely was still not right. She looked completely wiped out and initially wasn’t keen to get out of bed. During the evening when she had been sick in her bed the Butlins staff were amazing, we asked for a change of . . . → Read More: This time last week: Butlins – Day 4 – Scooby Doo and Sunshine!