Month: August 2018

30 Aug 0

One on One

It’s a quiet week this week with my own two boys away at Granny’s and a couple of mindees off. I am enjoying spending some one on one time with this gorgeous girl before everyone returns when school goes back […]

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22 Aug 0


Yesterday we were busy bees! We travelled into Manchester City Centre on the tram, and hunted for the Manchester Bees using our #Beeinthecitymcr maps. We haven’t found them all (far from it!) but our running total across the holiday is […]

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13 Aug 0

More Bees…

On Wednesday we braved the drizzly conditions to explore Media City and The Lowry Outlet and Theatre, finding some more bees to add to our collection. Ava absolutely loved being in charge of the map and showing me The Blue […]

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13 Aug 0


We managed the avoid the rain on Friday long enough to collect hundreds of blackberries! Later on we made blackberry muffins which were absolutely delicious. The children really enjoyed making their own cakes and watching them rise in the oven. […]

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7 Aug 0

Beach Day

Well our beach day didn’t go entirely to plan thanks to the Great British Summer… it was overcast, windy and even spotted with rain but we still managed to have a few minutes of playtime and a windy picnic before […]

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5 Aug 0

A jam packed week!

We’ve been so busy this week that I almost forgot to post some pictures of what we have been up to! We have been to Heaton Park, Gullivers World Theme Park, messy play, the local park, Queens Park in Heywood […]

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1 Aug 0

Bee in the City!

We visited Heaton Park today and found completely by chance our first Bee, Flora! We also found some smaller bees in the Stables Cafe, including the Crosslee Primary School Bee. Safe to say we now have the ‘bug’ and have […]

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