30 June 2009

On the Farm

This week Sunnyboy's favourite book has been On the Farm (illustrated by Constanza Droop). There's no text but the book unfolds to show wonderfully detailed illustrations on both sides.

Find out more about Book Sharing Monday at Serendipity.

29 June 2009

Nature Adventures

25 Nature Adventures for Kids: Ideas for exploring the natural world - even in your own backyard
By Jenni Frankenberg Veal

Click on the link above to find lots of ideas for nature adventures.

'To see a world in a grain of sand,
And a heaven in a wild flower,
Hold infinity in the palm of your hand,
An eternity in an hour.'

William Blake

'Let nature be your teacher.'
William Wordsworth

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28 June 2009

Car booting

Sunnyboy at the car boot sale.

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See more Make-Do Mondays at Ann Kroeker's blog
See more Frugal Fridays at Life as Mom


Shadows at the cemetery.

See more shadows at Shadow Shot Sunday

25 June 2009


You Capture is a weekly photo challenge at I Should Be Folding Laundry. This week's challenge is Summer.

24 June 2009


Corner View is hosted by Spain Daily and we are invited to post pictures telling the stories of our different lives and cultures. This week's theme is Music.

Sunnyboy dancing to reggae music outside our neighbours' house.

See more Corner Views from around the world at Spain Daily

Also this week I'd like to say a huge thank you to Jane at Spain Daily for the wonderful gift we received through the post. The picture is beautiful and we are delighted with it!

GardenMama is having a giveaway too. Visit this beautiful blog to find out how to enter a giveaway to have a chance to win lovely mama and child size vintage aprons.

Throwing pebbles in the sea

Sunnyboy throwing pebbles in the sea during our work outing to Southend.

See more outdoor pictures at Outdoor Wednesday
See more watery pictures at Watery Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday

23 June 2009

I am a Bunny

This week Sunnyboy's favourite book has been I am a Bunny by Ole Risom (with illustrations by Richard Scarry).

'I chase the butterflies,
and the butterflies chase me.'

Find out more about Book Sharing Monday at Serendipity.

21 June 2009

Hadleigh Castle

Sunnyboy exploring Hadleigh Castle.

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Today's Flowers

The allotment

At the park

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20 June 2009

19 June 2009


Pictures of the sky taken during our work outing last Friday.



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