Mike and Andy’s Tick Tock Time Machine

There’s great excitement here at the Mum of 3 Boys house at the moment.  The boys in particular are excited because we are off to watch Mike and Andy’s Tick Tock Time Machine in the next few weeks.  All three boys are big fans of Mike and Andy and are… Read more“Mike and Andy’s Tick Tock Time Machine”

Sensory play – pine cones,sensory hoops and shredded plastic

We haven’t done any messy play for about a fortnight for various reasons so this week I wanted to make sure we did some.  The children all enjoy our messy/sensory play sessions and always seem more relaxed afterwards.  Last week one of the packages I received contained some shredded plastic… Read more“Sensory play – pine cones,sensory hoops and shredded plastic”

Bubble Painting fun -Happy Birthday Matilda Mae

For the last few weeks I have been trying to think of a way of helping to remember the gorgeous Matilda Mae’s first birthday. Matilda Mae sadly died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in February.  Matilda Mae was only nine months old and today is her first birthday.  I can’t… Read more“Bubble Painting fun -Happy Birthday Matilda Mae”

Outdoor Water play with coloured water, glitter and bubbles

The weather this week has been so mixed but we’ve tried to get out and about as much as possible.  So when the rain meant we couldn’t go out as planned a quick rethink was needed.  After playing some games and doing some puzzles the rain had eased. I seized… Read more“Outdoor Water play with coloured water, glitter and bubbles”

Memories of Lullabies

One of my first memories as a child is my father singing Sospan Fach (little Saucepan) to me.  I remember sitting on his lap and listening to him singing and watching him intently.  Then I remember singing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, one of the traditional lullabies that I have sung… Read more“Memories of Lullabies”