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David Attenborough breathes easy once more

Some days it’s best to go back to basics and just do the little things in life that might stand a chance of helping to put a smile on your face especially when you’re feeling gloomy. 1,031 more words

Wildlife amongst the April showers

What a beautiful week – warm sunshine, only a couple of showers and the occasional breeze, and plenty of wildlife to be seen. I even enjoyed watching the spiders on the bench, adventuring out from their hiding places. 532 more words


Outdoor games made with pebbles


Learn how to make an adorable ladybugs vs. tadpoles outdoor tic tac toe game using rocks, a wooden plank and weather-resistant Patio Paint from DecoArt….Get the kids to paint the stones is messy but great fun….. 14 more words


"And I say to myself - what a wonderful world"

Ladybirds on my windowsill spearmint. As I was trying to get all 3 ladybugs in the picture at once, the other was on my English Lavender, the first butterfly of spring flew past (North Yorkshire).

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Ladybird Number Matching Game

I know we are looking for quick activities which don’t take a long time to set up. So honestly, this did take sometime to put together. 289 more words


Kids are full of such wonderful ideas.

I did another Lottie and Dottie school event today. This time at a Pre Prep School in Ashtead. I was at the school all morning with 80 children, reading my book, and getting them to think about using as many “WOW” words as they could to describe something. 352 more words