Toddler Play, 2-3 years, 27 months

A selection of Beans activities from the last month.  As usual from top to bottom, left to right. 1, 2 & 4). Despite the chilly weather we endeavour to get outside every day to experience nature in winter and the different weathers. 3) Simple paint activity using a chalkboard, water and a paintbrush. 5) Pound […]

Toddler Play -2-3 years 25 months

  A roundup of Beans activities, from top to bottom, left to right. I have added links (affiliate) where possible if you would like to purchase the item 1) This is how Beans shelves look.  We are currently using an old tv unit which works pretty well, the shelves in the middle are for CD […]

Montessori Toddler Play 24 months

Some of Beans activities from the past month, seem to be a little short on pictures unfortunately. 1) Montessori knobbed cylinders – I have only introduced set 1 and 2 at the moment.  I love that he will sit and repeat putting them in and taking them out for a good 15 – 20 minutes. […]

Montessori Baby Play – 23 months

Another round up of Beans adventures during his 23rd month.  As usual from top to bottom, left to right. 1) The hands down favourite story this month was Duck in The Truck, Bean loves it and I am pretty word perfect with it now.  Its super cute that I often notice he is acting out/retelling […]

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

Montessori Baby Play – 22 months

The months seem to be whizzing past…Here are some of Beans activities from the last month from left to right, top to bottom.  Please note these items are on his shelf which he only has access to when supervised I wouldn’t let him access any of the smaller items unsupervised due to choking hazards. 1) […]

Baby Play – 20 months

      So confession time I didn’t alter Beans shelf much this past month as we were on holiday and then I took it easy for a few weeks – see this post. this post.  He also has been really keen to carry on playing with some items, noticeably the sticker book, air travel […]

‘Free to Learn’

Just wanted to share my holiday read with you, don’t worry I whipped through the obligatory fiction novel first!  I decided to take Free to Learn by Peter Gray.  It was a really interesting read – if you like reading about learning and education of course!  It took me a while as I had to […]

Baby Play – 19 months

    Here are some of the things Bean has been interested in over the last month.  We were fortunate enough to spend two weeks abroad where Bean spent most of his time exploring sand and water play, swimming and dancing!   From left to right, top to bottom. Stacking bricks, just four at this […]