Madeline adores her Grandpa Gilderberry – she always has. To everyone else he might seem a bit strange – an eccentric inventor – perhaps even a little mad. Yet Madeline knows that these are his very best qualities.
Just in time for summer, Get Out and Grow, is launching an incentive encouraging students to head outside and get planting, growing and learning about just where fruit and vegetables come from.
Why? Because according to a recent survey, 90% of children said that they would like a garden at school and at one primary school in Lincolnshire, a school garden made all the difference when it came to pupil’s behaviour.
I’ve got a family ticket to giveaway for Holkham Country Fair – the much-loved biennial event which is returning to Holkham Hall on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st July 2019 to celebrate land, sea and sky.
L loves all things Fairy. We have our own resident Fairy, Smiffle, he found us when we were on holiday at Bluestone in Wales last year and we built him a little door into our skirting board. We’ve since started to create a little garden area from him outside. So as you can imagine the My Fairy Garden sets are massively popular in our house.
We love Little Brian Paint Sticks in our house, they are really fun, stop all the mess and come in loads of amazing colours. If you haven’t tried them for yourself you are going to want to enter my competition and if you have already used them you’ll now what I’m talking about and you’ll already be entering! They are great.
Few know that the word Sudocrem actually evolved from an Irish pronunciation of ‘soothing cream’ – it’s true! Britain’s number one nappy cream was invented in Dublin all the way back in 1931 by a pharmacist named Professor Thomas Smith and, after 88 years, the product is still going strong. So much so in fact, that this May, Sudocrem unveils a new advertising campaign which is all about soothing.
We’re at the midway point of the Easter Holidays and despite being ridiculously busy with a load of fun stuff, and some very not so fun stuff, I always like to have some quick hit activities ready to go. The Beaker Creature Reactor Pods from Learning Resources are the perfect fun activity that requires no set up, little to no cleaning up and provides a whole heap of entertainment.