What I loved this year – Poem by Little A

So proud of my little contemporary poet. She was asked to write a piece on what she had learned in Y4. She chose to write this poem. What I loved this year I love a jolly good mime, unfortunately it always seems to take lots of time. When the volcanos burst, they do not need to be nursed. From the French country of destiny, there needs to be known an identity. He will want a flashback story, but...

Recoma Costume, children’s luxurious fancy dress and accessories

Recoma Costume is made to order, luxury couture children's costumes and special occasion wear. Think Venetian carnival costumes, hand-made beautiful costumes and accessories in precious fabrics, for magical dressing up and fancy dress parties. Remove the accessories and you are left with a exquisite formal party dress. The Recoma Costume was delivered to us in a black box, like a secret treasure...

Easter Hats and Easter Bonnet Parade are serious business!

{@ Little Scandinavian, Little A at her Easter Hat Parade where smiling was obviously not allowed!} Every year is the same. Last minute you realise only too late it's that time of the year again. Where cardboard, yellow ribbon and Easter Chick decoration should merge into one beautiful creation for a head, literarily by itself and in no time. Little A is never standing a chance in the Hat Parade...

Little A’s turning 9 today -Happy Birthday!

On her way to school this morning, with a tray filled with freshly baked chocolate cup cakes. Her ponytail swinging from side to side as she skipped along the footpath. Never saw the sun shining so bright -She's 9 today! This morning she woke up and was a year older. Something happened overnight. Did she grow? Somehow she suddenly seemed even more composed and responsible than before. While I...

Wholegrain Goodness by Havre Fras to improve math grades

Several studies suggest that breakfast really is the most important meal of the day. And a Harvard Medical School study found that people who eat whole-grain cereals every morning are among those most likely to see the health benefits. Another more worrying study found that an estimated 40% of children go to school without breakfast. The same study reviled: Students who eat breakfasts have a...