Stop, Listen and Enjoy

This week I have a new article in the Guest Writers section. Please take time to treat yourself to a lovely article written by my Spanish friend, Silvia Cachia.  The article is called Stop, Listen and Enjoy and Silvia tells her story of her homeschool journey to date, using beautiful words, fonts  colours and pictures. Here’s a taste of the … Continue reading

Why Crafts Are Good For Your Preschooler…

… And Four Ideas of Things to Make Getting a preschooler to sit still can be a near-impossible feat. They’re constantly exploring the world around them. That’s a good thing, but sometimes they need some creative downtime. That’s where preschool crafts come in. . Crafting is great for preschoolers for a number of reasons. It can help them develop a longer attention span. Most … Continue reading

Handcrafts for Children

I have had time to indulge in a little web browsing today and I came across a couple of sites you might like to look at: http://madebyjoel.blogspot.com/ http://lovelydesign.blogspot.com/ http://www.makeandtakes.com/ I really enjoyed looking at these lovely sites on crafts with and for children, I felt inspired and I am already planning what I will make with my favourite three-year-old. I … Continue reading