Popsicle Sticks 

I didn’t plan this activity, it just kind of happened this evening… I had bought some waxing spatulas home from work thinking they might make a good craft activity if I ever got time (in reality they would probably have sat in a drawer for the next few years!!)  Lara found them and tipped them…

Straws

Easter Sunday and we were all at my mums for the day… 9 adults and 4 children… We had a lovely day… Waaaayyyy too much chocolate!  Lara and William played really nicely with their cousins Esme and Reuben all day… It wasn’t until about 3pm that we needed to do some entertaining as the toys…

Save the toilet rolls… 

Anyone else have a little nightmare who loves to unroll the toilet paper? Well that is what Williams favourite game this morning was!! Haha… Not only the roll that was started but 2 of the new ones waiting on the side 🙄 that’ll teach me for not looking for him when he has gone quiet……

Water Water Everywhere But Not A Drop To Drink

Oh my goodness – this is a subject that I could literally go on about for hours… I’ll try and limit it a bit but prepare to be drowned with ideas!! I’ll stick with indoor activities in this post and do an outside one another time over the summer when the weather is nicer. Water…

About me

   I’m Pennie. I’ve been married to Ben for 3.5 years and i’m mum to Lara who is 3 and William who is 18 months. (March 2016) My current aim as a busy mum is to make sure i’m spending enough quality time with the children… which up till now I really don’t think i’ve…

Boring Chores are Fun

Things that I think are so normal and boring in everyday life, the kids think are so much fun to do… Lara is always wanting to help me do things and I often find this quite challenging as I just want to get it done… Things like running the dyson round… It’s takes me less…

Rice play 

Lara and Williams favourite activity at the moment is playing with rice. There are sooooo many possibilities when playing with rice especially when you have the imagination of a 3 year old! A cheap bag of rice is about 40p for 1kg… We play in our living room on carpet… I always vacuum first so…