This week we love…

…baking gluten free strawberry muffins with Mermaid in a rare afternoon alone together, hot days spent lazing in our hammock under the shade of a tree, fabulous £3 tractor bargain for my tractor fan courtesy of Nannie and Grandad. Hope you are all enjoying your Summer! X

The best days…

Although the weather is still a little chilly we have been lucky to have a run of blue skies and sunshine.  I absolutely love seeing my biggies choosing to go outside and I have abandoned many plans to give them the freedom to just ‘be’ in the garden.  Wildlife has been found and observed, tepees constructed, […]

Baby Play – 12 months

Its been a while since I have posted about Baby Beans activities.  Having had a birthday recently Bean has some new items he has been enjoying.  He has a Melissa & Doug Shape Peg Puzzle,  he loves peg puzzles well namely removing all the pieces although I have noticed in the past week he has […]

Gross Motor Skills Day 4 – Tunnels

The good old cardboard box has been entertaining children for decades!!  This box has been used by Bean in so many different ways.  To start with he loved sitting in it and getting pushed around by a willing sibling.  Then he progressed to standing up and using it as a walker.  Finally a tunnel, he […]

Gross Motor Skills Day 3 – Crawling the line…..

The best things in life are free right.  A parcel came wrapped up in a huge length of crinkly brown paper.  Baby Bean and I played with it for a while scrunching it with our hands, then I thought I would lay it out so he could walk along it holding my hands.  We did […]