Celebrating the Seasons with The Artful Year


My favourite creativity and art blog is undoubtedly The Artful Parent. Jean’s blog is such an inspirational and useful one for parents who like me value creativity and artistic expression within their children. Consequently, I’m stoked to be a part of her blog tour for her new book! We fortunate enough to receive a copy […]

Our Days


Our days vary so greatly. I’ve been asked recently more than once to do a sort of day-in-our-life type of blog post. I’d love to but it wouldn’t be very indicative of how our time is spent. Some days could fill a blog post with photos and activities and inspiration in just a morning. Other […]

Starting School with Story Box Library!


It’s hard to believe that it’s ‘Back to School’ time already! And for many little ones this may mean their first day starting school! The Story Box Library team remember all too well the apprehension that this milestone can bring for Foundation kids – and their parents! To help, they’ve assembled the most adorable bunch […]

Weekly Recap


I’m getting back into the swing of things after a busy holiday season with Cam’s 5th birthday and lots of time with hubby at home. I thought I’d share this weeks events in photo form – We started the week with a play with friends at Happiness is here‘s house   Lucy explored some new […]

Tools for Backyard Exploration


We all know that unstructured time in nature is vital for kids and spending time in the backyard is one of the easiest ways to do that. But what resources can you have on hand to get the most out of backyard exploration? Binoculars Binoculars are a must have for nature exploration. The one’s we […]