While the girls were unwell we began to watch classic movies like Pollyanna & Anne of green gables. I couldn't help but notice how rich the vocabulary was in these movies. I then looked into the audiobooks of these movies. When we first started listening to them I felt as though we were right there … Continue reading Whatever happened to the Pollyanna’s & Anne Shirley’s?
Have you ever felt like you were drowning in everyday life? That all you ever did was mundane tasks and you were forever cleaning up, and constantly irritated and frazzled? I feel like I have been living in a mental fog.. One where joy is taking a back seat and unimportant things are ruling my … Continue reading The Purge
Another activity we did at our Halloween play date .So much fun was had with these little slippery critters and super easy to recreate perfect for messy play and sensory development. The munchkins loved pouring all the coloured water into the tub and trying to set the insects free from the ice. You will need: … Continue reading Icy Insects
Wanting to bring a bit of magic back into Halloween? Why not try these super fun pumpkin potions. We did these today at our Halloween play date we hosted today they were so much fun the little ones just adored this activity, and wanted to do it again and again. So simple all you need … Continue reading Pumpkin Potions
One of Dots absolute fave savoury snacks are cheese and Vegemite scrolls. So I thought I would share our quick and easy recipe so easy to make and only 4 ingredients. You can even get your little ones to help you make them. All you need is: Vegemite Butter 2 Sheets of Puff pastry … Continue reading Quick & Easy Cheese & Vegemite Scrolls
As you may know we have been going screen free the past 9 days. It had been going well until day 7... I began to notice that Miss Dot (age 2 & 3/4's) appeared to be mad and frustrated. She was refusing naps and sleeps and would be taking back up to 3 hours to … Continue reading Underestimated.
It has been 7 whole days since we have had the TV on... Even I am wondering if I am a bit mad... lol. It hasn't been easy there have definitely been moments where I have wanted to give in and just pop something on the telle quickly so I could get a couple of … Continue reading We Survived!!!