Can you see the Harvest Mouse? Look and Listen…

The harvest mouse Can you see the harvest mouse He’s really very small He weaves himself a tiny nest Just like a little ball By Michelle Woodswaldron ©2014 Listen and hear all about the little Harvest Mouse and have a chat about it…. There is a little creature called a harvest mouse that likes to … Read more Can you see the Harvest Mouse? Look and Listen…

First Day At School Poem – When Will You Be Back ?

First day at school is really exciting and daunting. You will find some little tips at the end of the poem. Just make sure to enjoy it and by the way… When Will You be Back? This is a special poem I wrote for all the Mums and Dads with little ones setting off to … Read more First Day At School Poem – When Will You Be Back ?

Spot any Blackberries Yet? Have Fun ….

Watch out any Blackberries about? It’s coming up to that time of year It can be great fun to go berry picking. Lot’s of fun and learning washing hands after all the berry picking When on holidays point out the different kinds of fruit and see if they would like to try them. Next time … Read more Spot any Blackberries Yet? Have Fun ….

Back to school or just starting out – Always make time for a story.

It’s that time of year when little ones are starting school for the first time or getting back into the routine. It can be overwhelming for both children and parents. When you return home it’s lovely to do something you really enjoy together. One thing I love is to relax, cuddle up and share a … Read more Back to school or just starting out – Always make time for a story.

Chat about healthy food choices

  Chat with your little ones, mention about lovely yummy foods. When you and the children are serving food at break or having a little snack at home you can mention in passing how good it is.    Drink all your milk because it has lots of calcium or your juice has lots of vitamins  … Read more Chat about healthy food choices

One great tip for going to school /preschool

If your child is going to pre-school or starting out in big school /primary Here is a little tip which I think is invaluable. Make sure you let your child know exactly when you will be coming back. It is a simple tip but very reassuring for your little one. It is great to  give … Read more One great tip for going to school /preschool