Monthly Archives: August 2012

Summer Holidays

This summer seems to have gone by in a bit of a blur as we have been so busy.  I usually enjoy the holidays as many of our term-time activities stop and we have more free time to play with, … Continue reading

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Sometimes it just works…

         I love painting with the children, but I have to be in the right mood, and we haven’t done it for a while.  It’s one of the many things I think we “should” do more often, and wonder … Continue reading

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Play dough creations

It’s been a busy few weeks and I haven’t been blogging much, but it’s time to get back to normal.  I will post something about our holidays another day, but for now I am too tired.  So I thought I … Continue reading

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How to make Yummy Delight

This is a guest post by Monkey. How to make Yummy Delight You will need: 8 trifle sponges 1 packet of strawberry jelly (or any kind will do) 4 or 5 bananas 2 tsp honey 1 large pot of custard … Continue reading

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Friday round up – 10th August 2012

Saturday and Sunday We spent the weekend at my parents’ house, which is always good but was even better as my brother was there for the middle weekend of his fortnight in the UK (he lives in Australia.)  We had … Continue reading

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Holiday clubs

I spent quite a while agonising over whether the children should do holiday clubs this summer, in my usual indecisive way.  It is tempting to take advantage of some of the opportunities that are on offer, but on the other … Continue reading

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