So we have been so so busy the past two months and I've not had time to even turn my computer on let alone compose a post! We've been attending lots of weddings and I've been fulfilling (or trying to) bridesmaid duties! We've not had a lot of time for sit down activities recently but … Continue reading Sorry!
When I was little I was always taught to be grateful and remember my manners. It is something I have always said I would pass onto my kids. I really want Little Bee to grow up with good manners and always be grateful for everything that's given to him. This year we made some thank … Continue reading Saying Thank You
January In January we had a little bit of snow, not a lot but a little sprinkling.. Little Bee had no idea what to make of the snow. I think he was intrigued but certainly didn't like to touch it so I put him in a basket (he wasn't walking at this point and screamed … Continue reading Our year in photos (2015)
Little Bee recently started nursery and working in a nursery myself I know all too well how often kids loose their stuff! They loose shoes, wellingtons, jumpers, cardigans, bags, hair clips... If it can be detached easily from their body, they will lose it. It's almost a guarantee! I decided therefore that I would get … Continue reading My nametags
Due to Little Bee's allergies we won't be able to get him a regular chocolate advent calendar and instead of getting him a dairy free one, we decided we would make one for him this year in addition to the book one we did last year using a selection of our own books, as well … Continue reading Advent Calendar
So.. It's been the October week in Scotland which means Little Bee and i have both been off nursery for a week! Yipee! Daddy Bee also had a few days off at the end of the week which meant double the fun. We've had quite a busy and eventful week! i feel like i need a … Continue reading October holidays.. Our week in photos
17th August- A Boot, A Hat, Now Who Is That. We got this book from our health visitor recently, it was included in our book bug pack. Book bug from the Scottish trust is a fab resource available for all children in Scotland. The bags range from birth to P1 and include books and resources suitable for each age … Continue reading Book of the week – A Boot, A Hat, Now Who Is That
Little Bee has been obsessing over Julia Donaldson's 'Night monkey, Day monkey' this week. I find myself reading it over and over again, but never really tiring of it. This is a cute story with adorable illustrations by Lucy Richards. The story is about two little monkeys, one who stays awake all night and sleeps all … Continue reading Book of the week (27 July)
Little Bee isn't a huge fan of messy/sensory play, he doesn't seem to like the texture of messy materials. he loves water but not much else, I do however keep trying in the hope that one day he'll decide he loves it. This morning we made orange scented cloud dough. Cloud dough looks a bit … Continue reading Orange scented cloud dough
Every day we read these stories countless times! they're little Bee's favourites right now. We read them over and over and he never tires of them. This repetition however is hugely beneficial to little minds. The constant repetition of words helps children remember more words and develops their ever increasing vocabulary. Great news for little … Continue reading Our favourite books right now.