Five suggestions for Easter holiday activities

We often find that our school holidays are very quickly booked up with play-dates and outings – experience tells me that keeping busy is the best way to have an enjoyable time together! Bored children and a tired Mummy are not a good combination whatsoever! So here’s my top five suggestions for this Easter holiday: Go to a farm and see some baby animals! One of the best things about Spring is all the new life. Get out there and find some chicks to stroke or lambs to feed!  (Check out three of our favourite farms to visit this Spring)  Egg Painting There are so many egg themed activities you could do but painting hard boiled eggs is always great fun! You could even have a theme and make little people!  Ben’s school do this each year and last year he made “Egg Sheeran”, much to my amusement. (Just make…

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A simple Chinese Dragon

A simple Chinese Dragon

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