Snowman day and more

So before Christmas I said I was going to post about snowman day, but then Christmas took over and, although we did it, I never got round to posting about it! Here is what we did for snowman day and a few other Christmassy activities we did too: For our snowman tuff tray activity I … Continue reading Snowman day and more

Rainbow party

Last weekend we celebrated little monkeys first birthday with a rainbow themed party.  We had lots of rainbow themed food - a fruit rainbow (strawberries, satsuma, melon, green grapes, blueberries, purple grapes), a vegetable/savoury rainbow (tomatoes, carrots, yellow pepper, cucumber and purple wafer snacks), smarties, rainbow cookies and rainbow fingers (chocolate fingers dipped in melted … Continue reading Rainbow party

Bonfire night

The plan had been to do lots of fire and firework themed activities for bonfire night this year, but then we got the dreaded bug and it all didn't quite go to plan. We did eventually manage to do a couple of sensory play activities I had planned though. The first was firework gloop. We … Continue reading Bonfire night

God can deal with our choices

One of the key principles of the parenting model we have been attempting to follow (Loving on Purpose / Love and Logic) is to give choices. You give two choices (A or B) but you make sure before you give them that either choice is totally fine with you and you can deal with the consequences … Continue reading God can deal with our choices