Category Archives: Spring

Seasonal weaving!

It is always great to combine nature in our creating! This is a simple way to weave with natural treasures that can be found in the garden or park. Need: craft sticks (lollypop sticks), glue, sting, natural find e.g. flowers and herbs. … Continue reading

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Read, create and love in May!

Here is my regular post that looks ahead at the month and suggests things you could read, create and love with your children. These things will focus on celebrating the season, growth and flowers! Read Picnic by John Burningham – … Continue reading

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Rainy day art!

Are you enjoying the April showers?!!!!   Here are some rainy day picture we made inspired by the blogger Shelly on “Creating creatives”. Need: watercolour paper, scrap paper, black paper or card, masking tape, liquidy paint (we used liquid watercolours, … Continue reading

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Great ideas book “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn Isaac.

Last Spring I decided I would like a book with ideas of things to do with children outside- I borrowed several different books from the library but my favourite was definitely “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn … Continue reading

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“Peely Wally” a lovely simple Spring book for younger readers!

“Peely Wally” by Kali Stileman is a lovely simple book for younger children to read at this time of the year with a decorated egg and a bird hatching out of it, perfect for Spring! The story is about a … Continue reading

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Thoughtful living: Spring list of things to do!

Spring is officially here! As you know I totally love a list! I have started writing seasonal lists of things we hope to do during different parts of the year. My summer lists are full of day trips and things to … Continue reading

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Rain by Sam Usher

“Rain” by Sam Usher is a lovely story about a child called Sam and his Grandad. Sam really wants to go and play outside in the rain but Grandad says no, they must wait until the rain stops and anyway … Continue reading

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