Today went well. First thing Dot wanted to do was play with her babies in the playroom. The habit of heading to the TV first thing seems to have been broken and replaced with the playroom. Playroom play happened the entire morning. We then went to our toy library, this was great as we now … Continue reading Screen Free Day 3
This morning I wasn't as organised as the day before as I had been up late with an nettled little Delilah. I was a little bit anxious to how our day would start. The girls woke up at 7. Dot was wearing her new panda onesie her G had got hey. Dot was busy telling … Continue reading Screen Free Day 2
I was going to start our screen free week journal on Monday. But was there really any point in waiting those extra days? Was I going to change my mind in that time and then think it was all to hard to do? So I decided to rip the bandaid off and start today. I … Continue reading Screen Free Day 1
I had a beautiful friend of mine contact me this morning telling me about an incident that happened last night. I won't go in to detail about it just that a family member had been unsupportive an disrespectful about her parenting. Which got me thinking about a few times over the past few years when … Continue reading It hurts.
I've been stuck in a rut lately been wanting to make some fairly big changes to our days. There have been two things in particular I have been pondering about doing... 1.Going TV free 2.Having some sort of routine/rhythm to our days. I'll start with my first thought having no tv. I have noticed a … Continue reading Time For Change?
If you follow me on Instagram and Facebook you would see on a lot of my posts I talk about open ended play. It is one of our most favourite forms of play based learning. What is open ended play? Open ended play is when you encourage children to play freely without any limits. There … Continue reading Open Ended Play
Rainbows On A Rainy Day. Today Miss Dot & I were in major need of a rainbow with all of this dreary weather we are having. So we made our very own pasta rainbow. Dot loved this activity it was greeted with lots of oo's ahhhs and wows 🙂 *please note some of the dye … Continue reading Rainbow Spaghetti