A couple of weeks ago on a sunny morning I popped down to London for the day to meet up with some of my lovely friends at Microsoft to spend some time at the Microsoft Apartment and to get hands-on with a few of their gadgets for the summer.
Microsoft know families and they have . . . → Read More: Microsoft Parents Approved – Back to School Apps
During the morning I had lots of fun with the #kidsinthekitchen making ice lollies like I used to with my Mum using Angel Delight and Dream Topping. The boys then had a sleep whilst Little Bean and I had fun with Aquabeads and Go Create Cool Bandz (reviews to follow).
In the afternoon we . . . → Read More: Summer Holidays – Day 4
The third days of the summer holidays for Beanie Boy also signalled the last day of school for Little Bean. Once we had dropped her off at school, the boys and I had a pretty chilled day. Beanie Boy discovered the Swashbuckle game on the CBeebies app which made him very happy and Jelly Bean . . . → Read More: Summer Holidays – Day 3
I don’t remember each school year flying by so quickly when I was at school do you? This morning marked the end of Year 1 for Little Bean and I feel quite sad about it really. She has had a really good year at school this year, her teacher has been lovely and has definitely . . . → Read More: End of Year 1 for Little Bean – let the summer holidays begin!!
If you spotted my #OWIP post on Sunday evening then you might have guessed that our weekend began with a trip to Go Ape Junior Sherwood Pines. The last time we went to Go Ape, just Hubby and Curly acted like monkeys and went swinging through the trees but this time Little Bean and . . . → Read More: Hydration matters when you Go Ape Junior!
Beanie Boy spent the day at Nanny and Grandads today so I got some of my final ‘must-do’ jobs finished and then had fun playing with this cute little chap.
Beanie Boy had lots of fun there playing with their little dog Georgie and the cats Rupert and Rosie (although Rosie isn’t a massive . . . → Read More: Summer holidays – Day 2
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
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 . . .
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
When you consider how many blog posts I have written about our fussy eater Little Bean and the stress she can cause at mealtimes you’d probably think that we avoid eating out at all costs but last year sometime whilst out shopping in Peterborough we realised we needed to get some lunch as we still . . . → Read More: Pizza Express, Peterborough – our family’s favourite restaurant!