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Happy first birthday Florence

I thought since it was Florence’s first birthday this week, it was about time I added her to the blog. In celebration of her turning one, here are some photos…

Eight months old {Matilda’s diary}

How has it been five months since I wrote a post for Matilda’s diary? So so much has happened in terms of her development, I feel a little sad that…

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Life lately…

It’s been quite a while since I wrote a blog post. I didn’t intend to take a break from blogging, but life sort of got in the way and I…

minibeast sun catchers - fun toddler craft for a bug theme

Minibeast Suncatchers {toddler craft}

Rosalie and I have both been enjoying looking at bugs this June – she’s taken a real interest in the creatures that share her outdoor play space. We have a…

cheesy ladybird biscuits - easy toddler recipe from Picnics in the Rain

Cheesy Ladybird Biscuits {Recipe}

We kicked off our Bugs theme last week by making these Cheesy Ladybird Biscuits! They’re so simple to make, Rosalie is 3.5 years and was able to do much by herself.…

Matilda's Diary - 16 week update

Sixteen weeks old {Matilda’s diary}

I’m a week late writing this, life just seems to be so hectic at the moment! But I didn’t want to just skip over Tildy’s 16 weeks update since the…

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Summer and bugs {playful learning}

A change in season always provides lots of new play opportunities, and summer means hopefully most of our time will be spent outdoors, and the garden will become an extension…

My little family in May - me & mine project 2017

Me & Mine – May 2017

May has been a really great month for us. We kicked it off with a little caravan holiday in Dorset and it was just what we all needed – a…