Baking with kids; Rolled Cookies

Baking with Kids; Rolled Cookies

26th April 2017

Reuben chose to make rolled cookies. They looked like they would be a good choice and fairly simple, which is key when I’m trying to bake with a three year old whilst entertaining a seven month old baby

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Reuben playing

Testosterone Surge in Preschoolers; Fact or Myth?

23rd April 2017

A friend had mentioned that boys tend to get like this at around 3 or 4 years old as they have a surge of testosterone. I’ve never heard of this, but thought it seemed plausible. I decided to spend some time looking into it and trying to find out some more information.

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trampoline

Trampoline Park Tears; Our Review of Bounce Peterborough

19th April 2017

I found Bounce Trampoline Park in Peterborough.
Looking around the website it looked like a great place to go. They advertised a Kids Court which sounded brilliant.

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lady training at sunset

Pretty Muddy; Injured Knee and Resting

17th April 2017

I am now at the end of my third week of training.
Last week I wrote about my second week of training of how I had injured my knee whilst running, therefore I spent the end of the week resting. See what I got up to this week.

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Playfoam product

Playfoam; Playfully Recognising Letters

13th April 2017

When Learning Resources offered us the chance to review their Playfoam Shape & Learn Alphabet Set we were quick to agree.
Reuben is in preschool and they are working on letter recognition and we are trying to include this in play at home.

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lady training at sunset

Pretty Muddy; Two Weeks into Training

10th April 2017

So I am at the end of my second week of training for the Pretty Muddy run in May. Only five weeks to go!
My first week of training I found hard. Hard to get motivated and hard to actually do it, but I did it.
This week I felt much better. I wanted to go out and run.
I wanted that running buzz!

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Reuben in front of Gruffalo sign

The Gruffalo Trail; Our Forest Adventure

5th April 2017

When I heard about The Gruffalo Trail that was being hosted by the Forestry Commission I couldn’t wait to take Reuben.
As you can imagine, it was busy.
On Sunday the day was so beautiful and there was also a harvest event on as well.

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lady training at sunset

Pretty Muddy; Running Week One

3rd April 2017

Last week I wrote about my up and coming run in May for Cancer Research. That was the start of my weekly running journey. Here I talk about my first week running.

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August diary

March Musings; A Monthly Review

2nd April 2017

We have been quite busy in March, another reason for the month going by so quickly I’m sure. From baking to going on walks at a water garden, it has certainly been full of fun.

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