Easy Digger Birthday Cake

Freddie turned 3 the other week, and we decided to throw him a construction-themed birthday party (more on that to come!), including a delicious, yet easy-peasy birthday cake fit for any budding builder. This was…

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Tuff spot play – Trams in the snow

For aaaaages now, Freddie has been pretending that he is driving his toy trams ‘through the snow’, after viewing probably one too many You Tube videos of the Croydon Tramlink during winter. So, what better way…

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The 52 Project 2014 – 3/52

Sasha: Won’t let ANYONE lift her into this seat, or buckle her in – ‘Miss Independent’ this one… Freddie: Always such a happy chappy, can’t believe he’s nearly 3 now!

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Montessori at home – Pipe Cleaners and Colander

Over the last year or so, I have dabbled with some Montessori-inspired activities with both Freddie and Sasha. I like the way this method encourages self-learning and motivation to learn new skills. In turn, this…

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Tea Set Washing Up

Whilst Freddie is at preschool, I often have to crack on with a few jobs, including washing up. Sasha is too small to really help with this, but is at the stage now when she…

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