9 02, 2018

Pancake Day Role-Play

2018-11-14T16:28:44+00:00February 9th, 2018|Play and All Its Possibilities|

Pancake Day holds a special place in my memory; I’d finish school, go straight to Gran’s house and as the afternoon turned into evening, family and friends would share in frying, flipping and eating pancakes. Now, my husband, son and I live 200 miles away from my grandmother. That hasn't stopped me [...]

29 01, 2018

Birthday Role-Play

2018-11-14T16:31:05+00:00January 29th, 2018|Play and All Its Possibilities|

January is a busy month in our family; it’s Little One’s birthday, his dad’s and uncle’s too. Although birthday parties can be fun, they can also be daunting for children - usually they’re filled with new faces, packed with new experiences and more times than not, they’re based in a [...]

15 06, 2017

‘Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it’

2018-11-14T16:34:13+00:00June 15th, 2017|Play and All Its Possibilities|

I read an article by Carl Stroud, which announced Roald Dahl had been “..crowned best story teller of all time.” As I finished the article, my mind began to drift, I began to reminisce and picture my times spent with his stories and the children I shared them with. I [...]