I LOVE a tuff spot activity! I'm forever looking for new ideas and inspiration on Pinterest, Instagram and blogs I follow. I often use the tuff spot at home with Little Bee, both in the garden and in the house and he usually loves the activities I put in. We also use a Tuff spot … Continue reading Spring Tuff spot
Some days we have the most fun when we just have a random jaunt to the park or to the woods. Today was one of these days... The sun was out and we had a couple of hours to use up so we headed out straight after breakfast for a walk in the direction of … Continue reading A Morning at the park
On Monday we went for a walk in the woods. Little Bee was really into picking up sticks, cones and leaves so we popped them all in a bag and took them home. When we got home we got the paints and glitter out. Little Bee wanted pom poms too so those came out with … Continue reading Messy afternoons!
In recent years the Scottish Government has identified a drop in maths skills in school age children all over the country. The previous drive in schools has been towards helping children become more literate but recently there has been a large focus on maths and raising the standards in schools to help support children develop … Continue reading Numeracy all day long
So since it's the last day of November it was decided that the nursery would be transformed into a winter wonderland! yipee! (it's a working progress) The staff at the nursery decided that we would do a book advent there too and so got to wrapping 24 Christmas and wintery books in preparation for tomorrow. (December … Continue reading Displaying your book advent
In my previous post I mentioned that we made a book advent for Little Bee last year and I thought I would elaborate a little and provide some pictures! This advent was really simple to put together and only took me an hour or so once I had everything together I needed. I used the … Continue reading Another calendar!
We're a little late with #tuffspottuesday this time around! we've been super busy and i didn't want to overwhelm Little Bee with too many Halloween activities in the run up to the 'big' day. I found this tuff spot idea when browsing Pinterest a few weeks ago. I saw it and thought it would … Continue reading Spider web tuff spot
This weeks #tuffspottuesday is reflections. This week our tuff spot is inspired by our trip to The National museum in Edinburgh at the weekend. They have a fab space area at the museum and each time we've been Little bee has been mesmerised by the lights, the stars and the planets. He spent ages looking at the stars … Continue reading reflections tuff spot
We recently bought a tuff spot from Wickes.. and I don't know why we haven't got one before now as they are so much fun! the possibilities are endless and little Bee seems to love it. He quite likes sitting in it and crawling around while he plays. A tuff spot or cement mixing tray is a … Continue reading Tuff Spot
So... We've had a lot on recently and I've not had a chance to write a post in weeks! Anyway, I've been thinking a lot recently about natural play, both in the garden and in the home. As I've mentioned in previous posts, little Bee LOVES playing outdoors. He's often mesmerised with the birds flying … Continue reading Natural play