The Zog Trail at High Lodge, Thetford Forest

On Sunday, we visited the Zog Trail at High Lodge, Thetford Forest. M received a copy of the Zog book for Christmas, and enjoyed the T.V. adaptation, so we thought she’d like to do the trail, too. The Zog Trail Activity Pack We bought M an activity pack for £3.…

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Living Arrows 2/52 {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…

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Pondering Playtime // ZOG Sticker by Numbers

Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen ZOG by Julia Donaldson, and created this easy sticker-by-numbers EYFS activity to go with it. ZOG – What’s the Story? ZOG…

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Postpartum Hair Loss: A chat with my hairdresser

Postpartum hair loss seems to be one of those things that most mothers suffer from, but no one really talks about, like the way your boobs feel when your milk comes in, or the fact that postpartum bleeding goes on for-e-ver. I’ve passed the masses-of-hair-clogging-up-the-plughole stage and am firmly in…

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Living Arrows 1/52 {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…

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Pondering Playtime // That’s Not My Fairy Sensory Tuff Spot

Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen That’s Not My Fairy by Fiona Watt. That’s Not My Fairy – What’s the Story? That’s Not My Fairy is one…

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19 Goals for 2019

This time last year, I set myself 18 goals for 2018. I reviewed my progress each quarter, and found that this really helped me to stick to them, as it gave me a little kick every few months, to keep me on track. I don’t really like New Year’s Resolutions,…

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