Living Arrows 46/52 {2019}

November 18, 2019

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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5 Autumn/Winter EYFS Tuff Spot Activities

November 15, 2019

We’ve been loving watching the seasons changing and my three year old has enjoyed spotting the different colours in the trees, as they change colour through Autumn as we prepare for Winter. If you’d like to celebrate the colder seasons with your EYFS children, then here are five Autumn/Winter tuff spot ideas to help! Autumn Exploration Tuff Spot My toddlers loved this Autumn exploration tuff…

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A Norwich Family Photoshoot with Beth Moseley Photography {AD}

November 13, 2019

Last year we had a family photoshoot with Beth Moseley Photography. I loved the photographs so much, that I asked Beth if she’d take some more for us this year. Full disclosure: We paid the standard fee for our mini family shoot with Beth, but she spent longer with us than usual and agreed a larger package of photographs, in exchange for coverage on the…

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Living Arrows 45/52 {2019}

November 11, 2019

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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Pondering Playtime // Rainbow Rice Number Writing Tuff Spot

November 8, 2019

Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my weekly series where I share a favourite play and learning activity that we’ve played with during the week. This week, I’ve chosen this rainbow rice tuff spot, as my three year old, M, wanted to practice writing her numbers. Rainbow Rice Number Writing – Set Up For this activity, I found my bag of rainbow rice in the cupboard,…

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Switching to a natural, packaging-free deodorant

November 6, 2019

Edit: I’ve since looked at the ingredients and discovered that T’eo isn’t actually 100% natural; it contains a number of ‘safe synthetics’ in the ingredients list, which you can find on the Lush website. I’ve also stopped using T’eo as I’ve had some problems with blocked ducts under my arms. Obviously I can’t claim that this is directly due to using T’eo, but given some…

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Living Arrows 44/52 {2019}

November 4, 2019

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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Hi, I’m Jules. I’m a 30-something teacher, currently at home being mum to M, three, and one year old B.

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