We’ve had a fun November. Here are some of our highlights! Art Workshop A few weeks ago we went to a brilliant art workshop for kids, at the Cowper and Newton Museum in Olney. As well as a tour of the museum, which is all about William Cowper and John Newton (of “Amazing Grace” fame). Then a talented artist Emma Wilde helped Ava and Thea and two of their friends to make a shadow box.
We’ve come to the end of our half term week, and have been so lucky with the weather! We’ve been able to have some lovely days out, but I’m exhausted from it all, and ready for them to go back to school! Pumpkin Hunting at Castle Ashby We had a very fun day at Castle Ashby Gardens, with a large gang of friends. They all had such fun running about the grounds and sketching the pumpkin faces. They loved the prizes too.
Phew, how can it be the end of September already?! We’ve had a fun month, with Ava going into Year 2 and Thea start in F2. Here’s what the girls have been up to. Starting School Ava and Thea were so happy to be going back to school. Look at these faces!
We go to Cornwall most years, and have for as long as I can remember. It’s the perfect place for a summer holiday, with fantastic beaches and plenty of things to do with kids. The Eden Project is one of our favourite places to visit in Cornwall. Ryan and I have been a few times, before kids, and when Ava was a toddler. She had a great time running around, but was way too young to understand the eco messages. Now Ava and Thea are older, it’s the right time to take them. The guys ...