Daily Archives: August 1, 2009


Paper Plate Craft

It has been very wet here again so we decided to crack open the craft cupboard again and this time so something with paper plates. Each of the boys decorated their paper plates with water colour tablet paints from the pound shop. Then they cut out images from the Tesco Magazine (any food magazine is perfect for this and I am not one for throwing much away) Then they stuck the food to their plates If you have older children you could use this activity to start doing different food groups or you could used tissue paper to make the food. If you have younger children, it pays to have some more »


Living by the Seaside

We are so lucky to live 5 mins from the sea and sometimes we forget that it is beautiful in the rain as much as it is when it is sunny. The boys wanted to watch the sea this morning so we obliged and had a lovely morning watching the fishing boats and the tide come in and then went for fish and chips. Sometimes simple is best.