Learning about Big Cats

Last week the older two children participated in the local geography fair. D did a project all about world flags (you can read more about his project here) and Em did her project on the habitats of the big cats. Em loves lions so this was a natural choice for…

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Dreaming of Milan

This last month the children have been busy working away on their Geography fair projects, and it’s meant we have spent a bit of time looking at maps. I love pouring over maps, and have a wide variety for us to enjoy! I used to have a large atlas as…

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Safety Tips for Autumn Drivers

This is a sponsored post Last week we went to Legoland and had a fab time there, making the most of the long journey there by staying with family for a couple of nights. On the way home, as we were driving up the M40 we were just a couple…

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The end of summer sun

I’ve never really been one to crave the summer sun – I much prefer the cooler autumn days, and I love seeing the changing colours in nature and the excitement in the lead up to family birthdays and Christmas. That said, I think the summer that has just passed has…

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Learning about World Flags

Next week we will be taking part in our second geography fair, and D has chosen to do his project on flags of the world. Flags really got his attention back during the world cup, and he soon learnt the details of the competing nation’s flags, so it seemed like…

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