Half Term Heaven

WOW! How can it possibly be time for another school holiday already? Some schools are already out, but we have to wait until next week. If you have kids home from school and need a few ideas you can have a browse through our Staying Sane in the Summer series as many of those ideas are still valid, or I … Read More

Thursday Thought 38

Everything is more exciting when it’s made into a funny shape- I even got away with emergency ‘pizza’ made from a slice of bread because I cut them into Halloween spiders 🕷  Phew!    

Thursday Thought 37

How is it October already? We are not big on the Halloween thing, so are going to a local Light Party (50p each) and then have some sweets to hand out to people that may knock on the door – luckily the kids have never asked to go Trick or Treating so not had to cross that bridge yet. I managed … Read More

Fun Bat Project

Whether you ‘do’ Halloween or not, this is a fun project to recycle some good ol’ toilet rolls – as you may have noticed, we keep all of ours to use all year round – we love bats and have a bat box on the house so you don’t have to link it to the end of October if you don’t … Read More

Quick Tip #10

Green Monster SnackGreat fun idea for semi healthy snacks, and all things we had at home (cups left over from parties are hoarded here) – quite seasonal too if you do the Halloween thing…