This weekend was an eventful one! Day 18 was a garden day, lots of planting and tidying. While clearing some old cardboard (used as a den in the garden Day 10) E and M found a HUGE worm (approx. 20cm long!) which … Continue reading
Inspired by ‘Room on the Broom’’ we made magic potions in the garden. We used a collection of smelly and colourful plants and some water and “mixed them well” while reciting some favourite sections from the book. One potion then … Continue reading
Day 16 we headed to the zoo to visit some creatures from other countries. As you can imagine we saw all of the usual suspects including the lions up very close, E was not so sure, quite rightly so! We … Continue reading
On Day 15 we took a trip to a local reserve in search of a rainbow of colours… I made E and M butterflies out of card and put 5 small strips of double-sided tape on them. On arrival we … Continue reading
Yesterday we went to the natural history museum as E and M had requested we visit the elephants, polar bear, butterflies… and the not so wild lift (one of the many highlights). We saw a black swan behind glass which … Continue reading
On Day 13 E and M wanted nothing more than to chase and pop bubbles with their frog in the garden so that is what we did!
A lovely walk and 10 litres of cordial made, a productive wild weekend.
A squelchy walk through the woods revealed a whole lot of slugs and snails! M is an expert at spotting even the tiniest perfectly camouflaged ones 🙂 E and I are always excited to see her finds…
Yesterday was another hot day so they went barefoot! Barefoot balancing, climbing, dancing, mud sliding…
Day 6 gave us amazing weather so we had a lazy day in the garden doing some art work with street chalk. It was intended for the path but, as always, E and M went a little off-piste! We had … Continue reading