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Changing and Growing

Dreams of a summer garden in these first few images.  On a bitterly cold, but thankfully dry, February day.  Are you dreaming too?  The seasons slowly move through their cycle and we’re hearing birdsong daily and noticing signs of Spring. … Continue reading

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Dens and Designing

Yes, it’s been a couple of days of dens and designing here at the cosy nook.  The children spend most of their time creating the perfect den and hardly playing inside it!  Clearly the fun is in the gathering and … Continue reading

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Summer Snapshots 5: Simple Routines

When our friends visited, they brought this game for Jo and Bertie.  “Old MacDonald Lotto” from Orchard Toys.  Our friends know us well !  We love to play board games, especially lotto.  The children get completely involved in board and … Continue reading

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