"Can I just check? We're not doing any of that Valentine's rubbish this year, are we?" Mark asked on Sunday. "I just want to make sure that if I don't get you anything you're not going to present me with a handmade card or something?" Well, thanks Mark, there go my dreams of romance on … Continue reading Valentine’s Day DIY Chocolate Cake Toppers.
Once again this year, I have pushed home the idea that Valentine's Day is about celebrating all sorts of love and not just romantic love - although, aged four, Freya has already decided who is she going to marry and seems quite determined. Anyway, we've gone a bit craft crazy because when she started thinking … Continue reading Three Fun And Easy Valentine’s Crafts #BostikBlogger
Ever since she went back after the Christmas holiday, Freya hasn't liked school. When we talk to her about what's wrong there's a different problem every day - "she hasn't got any friends", "the work is too hard", "a boy pushed her", "she can't do maths'. We've had tears and tantrums (and that's just me) … Continue reading A “Tea-rrific” Valentine’s Gift For Teachers #Bostikblogger
"What is love?" I ask Freya every so often. When she was a lot younger she would say "hugs" and then "kisses" but this week she said: "It's when two hearts kiss." Awww. "Who do those hearts belong to?" I questioned further. She listed herself and grandad, daddy, nan, grandad Arnie, Grandma, Uncle John, half … Continue reading Easy Valentine Crafts For Children (And Adults).