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Start as you mean to go on!

Starting my new year of self care by having a rather tasty lunch. What do you think? A raw carrot, plum tomatoes, a chicken and spinach sandwich on brown bread. Then an apple, pear, satsuma and a nectarine. …

Christmas numeracy

Whilst out and about having a little browse around I spotted this nifty little board in Next. What a great way of looking at the shape, form and sound of numbers as you count down to the arrival …

Coming soon!

I’ve got a little maths project coming up in January and it involves this simple ¬£3.00 backpack from Tesco. If you want to follow it why not get one too and be ready for January.

Thought for a Saturday (on the beach!)

Remember that as practitioners we also need to unwind and relax. Ask yourself if that item of work is so important you need to do it at home?

Upcoming Review

So I’m very fortunate that the lovely people at Muddy Faces have sent me something rather excellent to review. What could be in this bag of mystery?!?!? @muddyfacesuk

Poundshop Challenge – the conclusion!

Something exciting

Whilst on my holidays I’ve bought myself a new notebook for an exciting new project I’m working on for somebody. Details coming your way soon!

GUEST BLOG: Wanderlust in the Early Years

Early Years Consultant, author and motivator Kimberly Smith is our guest writer for this item on bringing curiosity for the outdoors alive for our youngest children.   When asked if I could be a guest on this blog …

Thoughts on my travels – part two

It’s been a while since the journey to Stornoway and I’ve only just realised I haven’t done the second of the two posts I had in mind. Here goes then. So while on the ferry I was struck …

Thoughts on my travels – part one

I’m in Stornoway this weekend to take part in the Stornoway Half Marathon and 10k (guess which I’m doing!) As I was whiling away the journey on board the MV Loch Seaforth I wandered into the gift shop …