Project 366: 31st January – 6th February 2016

This week has been hell for me – I haven’t been this ill for a very long time, I had been fighting off a chest infection and what I can only describe as the worst cold ever (not flu as such as I have been able to move, but only just – doing the schoolRead more

Happy 6th Birthday Princess Emmy

My Darling Emily You continue to amaze me princess, You entered the world screaming and not much has really changed! I think they forgot your off switch when you were still growing and you certainly came pre-installed with Duracell batteries, you are alert 24/7 and hate sleep – I’m sure it’s because you are frightenedRead more

Learning through play – A look at Emmy’s Birthday games

It’s safe to safe my daughter isn’t the most academic type.  She really isn’t keen on School and tries her hardest to avoid any sort of homework.   She already has the excuses nailed, I’m tired, I’m hungry, I need the toilet, can we wash my hair?  You name it and she will find an excuse.Read more

Planning head – Holiday inspiration for Emmy’s Birthday 2014

As Emmy’s Birthday is in February I like to plan in advance present ideas so we can make it special as it’s not that long after Christmas.   A few weeks ago I asked Emmy what she wanted for her birthday and without hesitation she said “To go to Butlins”.  You may remember we wereRead more