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Winter

icy lake

An icy stroll and waiting for baby

This proper winter weather is beautiful isn’t it? I love it when it’s cold, frosty and icy but so bright and sunny. We just had to get outside and enjoy…

snowmen tracing pre-writing free printable

Snowmen Tracing Activity with FREE Printable

I created Rosalie this snowmen tracing printable last week for some pre-writing, pencil control and fine motor practice. She loves using her whiteboard pens and tracing over things, just as…

arctic small world

How to create an Arctic Small World

This Arctic Small World proved to be a big hit with Rosalie, and with me because it was so simple to set up! It gave her opportunities for sensory play…

snowman play dough play - white, sparkly play dough recipe

Snowman play dough

As part of our Snow and Snowmen themed playful learning this January we made a batch of white play dough so that Rosalie could have some fun stamping out snowmen…

Winter & Snow Themed Play

Snow and Snowmen themes {playful learning}

With 2016 behind us now, I have been planning January’s Playful Learning activities to do with Rosalie, and this month they will be around winter, snow and snowmen, with a bit…

A fairy tale Christmas at Hughenden

A fairy tale Christmas at Hughenden

At the weekend, despite the rain and fog, we decided to head to the Fairy Tale Christmas at Hughenden manor. It was worth the hour of travelling as most of the displays…

DIY bird feeders

DIY Bird Feeders {how to}

It’s important to make sure that the birds are fed, especially in winter, and a fun way to talk about this with toddlers and preschoolers is by making homemade bird feeders.…