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A to Z of things to entertain the kids this summer

So close to the summer holidays (where did the last year go???) and I decided to come up with some activities to keep us – and you! –  busy for six weeks 🙂 Alphabet games (names, food, colours etc) Bubbles Camping Den building Egg and spoon race Fruit picking Geocaching Hand prints Ice cream Jumping […]

Soft play success at Run About, Farnborough

I am not a huge fan of soft play. They are often quite dark and dingy places with germs everywhere, packed with other children who have no concept of turn taking or personal space, let alone volume. Run About is completely different. It is brightly lit with natural light from windows down one side and […]

Did we complete our summer bucket list 2020?

So today, we are back at school for the first time since 20th March. How did we get on with our summer bucket list to make this summer awesome and stick two fingers up at Covid?! Visit a castle: we only completed this at the weekend with a trip to Hever Castle. Have a pamper […]

#Project366 2020 week 31

Day 208: after Anya’s 1:1 time on Saturday, it was now Matt’s turn. I spent 4 hours building and painting for his railway while he went on his Kindle upstairs on his own! Oh well, at least he was happy even if if wasn’t the time together I’d imagined Day 209: learning how to play […]

Summer 2020 bucket list

I hadn’t planned to write this post. After all, we have just endured 18 weeks of lockdown, so another 6 shouldn’t be too hard, surely?! Thursday, the first official day of the summer holidays, and boy, did it DRAGGGGGG! Time for my favourite thing: write a list! Here is what I want us to do […]