While I've seen some butterflies about this week, there definitely haven't been as many - so I thought I'd cheer myself up by remembering a few of the recent ones we have spotted. I'm still sad I didn't get to see a swallowtail this year but it gives me something to look forward to next … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – September 10th, 2017.
We went on an adventure to the RSPB's Buckenham Marshes, which is a new one for us - although it's just down the road from one of my favourites, Strumpshaw Fen. It's a short walk to the "wildlife watchpoint" and we spent quite a while there (as we were the only ones, it didn't matter if Freya … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – July 30th, 2017.
When a couple of spots appeared on Freya's legs we thought we knew what was coming - the dreaded chicken pox*. Mark was promptly dispatched to stock up on calamine lotion and oats while I reached for the iPad to start frantically scanning Pinterest for things to do indoors with a child who, if anything, … Continue reading Easy Crafts With Children – Salt Dough Butterflies.
As a family, we quite often find ourselves rushing here, there and everywhere to try and fit everything in. For the most part we have fun while we are doing it but sometimes we just need to ease up on the pace a little - and where better than the RSPB's Strumpshaw Fen, where even this … Continue reading Things To Do In Norfolk: Strumpshaw Fen.