The holidays are coming, and whether that fills you with joy at the chance to get up slowly and potter in pyjamas instead or rushing out, or you're already feeling stressed at the prospect of having to entertain the masses, it's good to have a few easy and free ideas for activities up your sleeve. … Continue reading Free Fun for Families!
'I saw you Mummy, lifting your arms up as you clapped,' said the 5 year old. 'Yes, I saw you, your eyes were shining Mum,' added the 7 year old, in a querying tone. They were absolutely right. I was there, at the end of their dance show, clapping and cheering and raising my arms in … Continue reading Dance Show Digressions
Such a busy week! As the end of term hurtles closer, so life speeds up and days expand to fit in all the extra activities planned by school and extracurricular clubs. The girls have worked for nearly 2 years towards a dance show that reached a crescendo with extra rehearsals, a dress rehearsal and 2 … Continue reading DevonDaze Diary – Ballet, Bras and Bloggers Bowling!
Last week was a funny one! After the blazing heatwave, the cloudy, grey mornings were a shock to the system, and the torrential rain caught me out completely. They say 'there's no such thing as bad weather - only unsuitable clothes' and goodness, did I feel unsuitably clothed a few times last week! Luckily, we … Continue reading DevonDaze Diary – a week of all weather!
It's hard to believe that this time last week we were all desperately seeking shade, buying fans and slathering the children in sun cream. As I write, the sky is grey and sunny evenings in the garden seem a distant memory! Having a dog that needs exercise but can't cope in the warm leads to … Continue reading DevonDaze Diary – the heatwave!