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Blowing dandelion clocks-balloons

Childhood is an adventure – a constant roller coaster of finding and discovering and exploring. If as adults we can rediscover that adventure then we can reconnect with our innate spirituality. It just takes some little steps, little things that … Continue reading

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An amazing day!

Good friends. Great National Trust property. Climbing/playing/running/noise! Perfect day out. We headed to Lyme Park armed with wellies, change of clothes and a hope that it wouldn’t rain too much. (it didn’t). With 7 excited children we bypassed the house … Continue reading

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Conkers before school

When G first started school we used to try and fit bits and pieces around the school day – a trip to the park or library, a bike ride or even a picnic tea. But with the arrival of Baby … Continue reading

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blowing dandelion clocks – water fights!!

Childhood is an adventure – a constant roller coaster of finding and discovering and exploring. If as adults we can rediscover that adventure then we reconnect with our innate spirituality. It just takes some little steps – little things that … Continue reading

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the longest day

While watching C Beebies (!) this morning I realised today is the longest day of 2013. The summer solstice. For ages I’ve been talking about finding ways to celebrate secular festivals in a faith based way. And done nothing about … Continue reading

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The simple things

I have had a lovely week off with the children. OK the weather wasn’t great and we didn’t go away but we did have lots of adventures. I’ll tell you more about them another time but I wanted to tell … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday blowing dandelion clocks

Today is the 2nd in a special Bank Holiday series of blowing dandelion clocks (see yesterday’s post for more detail). This time the encouragement is to toast some marshmallows. Maybe do them on a BBQ or over a campfire. Or … Continue reading

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