Category Archives: Autumn

Leoni the Catkin bug

My 4yo went to a birthday party on Sunday afternoon. He returned clutching three things: a blow-up aeroplane, a large catkin and a Kinder Schoko-bon. The blow-up aeroplane was enormous fun but moving on … In my most innocent typing … Continue reading

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Seasonal Danglies

* * I am suffering, currently, from a frustrating lack of time to do crafty stuff and even less time to write for myself, but when my son greeted me at Kindergarten yesterday clutching this beautiful thing, I knew I … Continue reading

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Hans the Bavarian Crocodile

Who would have believed it eh. This quirky little fellow has been emerging from our throw-away-but-keep cylinder (see more about that here) for the last two weeks and he can finally grin without falling over as, at last, we’ve found … Continue reading

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Cagey (KG) Conker Snake

* I think I made the best decision in the world with regard to my son’s Kindergarten. He comes home every week clutching the most ingenious and creative bits and pieces they have made together. I just need to ‘create’ … Continue reading

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Autumn-Leaf Dragon

* Having published a commitment to log some of the things we’ve made out of recycling in the MJMnL house, I’d better keep to it or I’ll have at least 3 people digging me in the proverbial Twitter-ribs. Hell hath … Continue reading

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