My little man is a real people pleaser, and as a result he loves to help out.  At the end of our Rugbytots class he’s the one helping the coach put the balls away and won’t leave until they are all back in the bag. He’s just the same at home, he wants to help with everything.  One of his favourite things is putting things in the bin. I’ve no idea why, but he loves it. Giving him a piece of rubbish is like giving him a treat!

This week has been a bit crazy.  With 3 members of my department off sick at work, just as we are about to embark on exam season, it’s a bit manic to say the least! Read In the spirit of trying to read a bit more, with the Easter hols coming up I may actually manage it, I have treated myself to a new book.  50p from the charity book stall, I do love a bargain.  I’ve read a few Jane Green books before and really like them so looking forward to getting stuck into this one.  Not quite a… View Post

I’m not a very arty or crafty mum, I wish I was!  But I have been making an effort to do more activities with O and so we have spent this morning making Chocolate Krispie Strawberries.  I have shamelessly stolen the idea from his nursery.  It was something they did on Tuesday and O has talked about it constantly so I promised him we’re have a go at making some together. The ingredients needed are nice and simple; strawberries, chocolate and rice krispies. I melted the chocolate in the microwave for roughly a minute and a half, giving it a… View Post