We are currently trying to squeeze every last minute that we can out of the Summer holidays before the Beans head Back to School. It’s such a strange feeling when they break up for the Summer you feel like you have so much time stretching out before you and now looking back I’m wondering where . . . → Read More: Keep them healthy as they had back to school!
If you have been reading my blog for a while you will know that I have been visiting Wroxham Barns since I was little and used to go on holiday with my Mum to North Walsham. We couldn’t visit Norfolk without visiting Wroxham Barns again and so when I told the Beans that’s where we . . . → Read More: Summer Holidays 2014 – 22nd August – Wroxham Barns
It’s the third week of the Summer Holidays already!! The weekend wasn’t kind to Little Bean with her chickenpox making her feel utterly miserable. She had spots in just about all the worst places imaginable and struggled to sleep because they were so sore and itchy. It’s such a horrible part of parenting not being . . . → Read More: Summer Holidays 2014 – 11th to 17th August
In September as many young children excitedly start their journey into school-life, Beanie Boy will be heading to a new pre-school for his third year as he is a September baby who has just missed out on starting school by a matter of weeks. In some ways I think it’s good that he will have . . . → Read More: Getting your pre-schooler ready for school
We had been looking forward to last Saturday for a good few weeks. We had been invited to London Zoo by LeapFrog to be one of the first to own the new Leap Band before it hit the shops on Monday 4th August. The children would take part in a fun Sports Day style event . . . → Read More: LeapFrog Leap Band, London Zoo, Sporting Heroes and a missing child!
Have you noticed I’m missing a day’s post? That’s because I completely forgot to take any photographs on day 4. We had a busy day rushing around Lincoln and I forgot to take my camera with me. In the evening Hubby popped over to take back all the things that we wouldn’t need on our . . . → Read More: Sacrewell Farm Camping – Day 5
The best weather for camping is most definitely lots of sunshine and we were lucky enough to get plenty of sunshine last week. I was keen to get the Beans out and about in the fresh air. I had taken lots of outdoor toys to keep them amused whilst on the site and since Jelly . . . → Read More: Sacrewell Farm Camping – Day 3 visit to Rutland Water
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