The little boys I nanny are both turning two this month. Thing 1’s birthday is this coming week, and Thing 2’s is just over a week later. I’d been thinking about making cards with them for them to give to each other, and when one of the mum’s asked about doing so I decided I … More Terrible Twos
More ice! Isn’t it shiny? I don’t mind the ice up on the rocks like that – I think it’s rather pretty. What I do mind is
I managed to fall over in the snow today. Whilst coming down some steps. And carrying a small child… That was fun. Luckily nobody was injured! I don’t think he even realised that we’d slid.
We’ve been having fairly constant snowfall the last couple of days. Not particularly heavy at any time, just persistent. The result is, obviously, snow everywhere.
Today was the last day with one of the families I nanny for. I have a couple more days with the other family after which I’m done for the summer, and then we’ll be moving South to start my new job in August. I always take craft things to do, but as it was the … More Photo-A-Day: June 23rd
Today at work I assisted in the making of a sandcastle with magic sand. It turned out surprisingly well! To be fair, the various moulds we used were very helpful. It did frequently seem like the sand couldn’t withstand its own weight though.
I think I’ve mentioned before that I work as a childminder in two families. Today the girl at Far Job wanted to do some drawing, and I decided to let her little brother (turning one in a few days) have a go too. The picture above is the result! He approached the task with a … More Photo-A-Day: April 14th
I realised as I was walking to the bus stop that I’d forgotten to put the camera back in my backpack this morning. That left me slightly concerned about how I would get today’s photo done. In the end I snapped this picture with my phone. This was a craft I did with one … More Photo-A-Day: January 13th