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#Project365 2019 week 49

Day 335: first day of December so Christmas is allowed to start! Day 336: reliving my childhood with some games from the 80s (anyone able to tell what it is?)   Day 337: Mum and I went to a social event at Zach’s preschool to make our own wreaths: it was much trickier than I […]

Grandparents, grief and growing up

This week I have grown up a little bit more. Sounds a bit daft coming from a 38 year old. This week my final grandparent passed away and grief has struck our family. I know I have been exceedingly blessed to have had my grandparents in my life for such a long time. One set […]

Rubiks: stocking fillers and family fun!

The Rubiks Cube is an iconic game from my childhood. This Christmas, a third of parents surveyed have said that Rubiks makes a perfect stocking filler and I agree! Let’s begin with the original and classic 3 x 3 cube. Infuriatingly fascinating for children and adults alike! Who thinks the 2 x 2 cube will […]

#Project365 2019 week 43 and 44

Day 293: feeling very proud of Chris: he has made this dog bowl stand for Ollie to help him in his old age but also support #WoodworkersFightingCancer Day 294: Chris was a little surprised to come home from work and find witches in the house! We were taking photos for my Feisty Pets post and […]

Clock It: fill that extra hour when the clocks change!

Yep, that’s right, it is that time of year when the clocks change. You get a whole extra hour to entertain the kids! Why not try Clock It to keep them occupied? I can’t promise you that you will get a lie in though as there is lots of fun to be had with this […]