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Who else is slightly panicking that Easter is less than three weeks away???

Earlier I was chatting with DS2 who is nearly five and he pointed out how close Easter was.  Mass Panic!!!! I suddenly realised he was right!!!!  So for all of you searching for a little Easter inspiration for your next busy / quiet book page check out my Pinterest site! I’ve done the searching for… Continue reading Who else is slightly panicking that Easter is less than three weeks away???

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Life Cycle of a Butterfly Busy Book Page 

So when you say “Kindergarten Readiness” do you immediately think – lifecycle of a butterfly?!?! Possibly not. But if you think about it, understanding or having the opportunity to understand how we grow and evolve and change with age is quite an important skill for a pre-schooler.   I wanted to show in one page… Continue reading Life Cycle of a Butterfly Busy Book Page 

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Using colouring pages as inspiration or templates – or both

Creating and planning your busy book (quiet book) can be daunting but inspiration is at hand. As I’ve mention Pinterest is an amazing source of examples, ideas and tutorials when working on a busy book. But if you can’t find quite what you are looking for consider kids colouring pages for ideas and even templates… Continue reading Using colouring pages as inspiration or templates – or both

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#sewingnewyearsresolutions – Need more time to sew

Well the last few months have been a disaster on the sewing front as our business ramped up for the Christmas trading season. As we are coming out the other end and Christmas is upon us it’s got me thinking about next year and those fateful New Years resolutions. Running a business from home and… Continue reading #sewingnewyearsresolutions – Need more time to sew