How to prepare for your next road trip

*Guest post One of the great things about living in the UK is that everything is relatively easy to get to if you drive. To be honest, even if you don’t, you can get around relatively easily on trains, trams, and buses, but driving gives you some added convenience, which…

Living Arrows – Basketball and Binoculars

I’ve got pictures of my eldest and my youngest this week so I need to manage to capture one of Finlay for next week. The challenge is on! “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows, are sent forth”  Kahlil Gibran I just love this picture of…

Education Quizzes – learning made fun

*This is a Collaborative post I have a confession to make. I’m a teacher and yet I sometimes don’t know how to do my year 4 child’s homework. In my defence I teach either Foundation stage or Key stage 1, but it’s still a little embarrassing having to google a…

Ocean Invaders – A family day in London

If there is anything that brings back the magic to how I see things it’s seeing them through the eyes of my children. The new Ocean Invaders exhibition at the Sea Life London Aquarium did just that. I was smiling so much on our family day in London that my…