By chance I saw the advertisements for the Peterborough Arts Festival and the programme looked fun, there were plenty of acts which the Beans would enjoy watching so we popped into the City on Saturday evening and again on Sunday. The Beans LOVED it, such a shame that we didn’t have time to see more . . . → Read More: Peterborough Arts Festival in Pictures
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
Lollibop came back with a BANG this year! Last year I had invited friends to join us for the day and felt disappointed as it was a bit of a let down, the venue just didn’t work and that seemed to be the general concensus for most people but thankfully Lollibop listened and didn’t . . . → Read More: Lollibop came back with a bang!
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
It’s been a REALLY busy weekend this weekend and I have to admit, I’m shattered so there will be very words to accompany this post!
Yesterday we spent the day at Lollibop and had a BRRRRRRILLIANT day! Of course I will come back in a few days and tell you all about it but . . . → Read More: Our Weekend In Pictures – 17/08/2014 #OWIP
The second week of our summer holidays started out pretty good and not half as stressful as I was expecting it to be but then again I made certain ‘deals’ with myself before the week began;
1. I would find activities to keep the Beans entertained so that they didn’t sit staring at a TV . . . → Read More: Summer Holidays – 4th to 10th August 2014
Bust My Buffers! For the first time ever, Thomas & Friends™ will be making tracks to LolliBop.
The whole family is invited to experience the world of Thomas & . . . → Read More: All aboard for Summer fun as Thomas & Friends™ Steams into Lollibop™
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!!
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
- New research reveals that the current generation of kids spend the least amount of time outside –
New research[i] commissioned by the National Trust shows that children aged 7-12 spend less time playing outside compared to any other generation.
According to the findings, over half of today’s children (54 per cent) spend less than . . . → Read More: Quarter of today’s children spend only 30 minutes outdoors