Tag Archives: outdoor

Art in the park – Whitworth Weekending Festival

We are very lucky up here in the Greater Manchester area – we are treated to a huge variety of free events and family activities hosted by various museums, galleries and organisations. In the last few months we have been …

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Simple Home Made Bird Feeders

Simple Bird Feeders

We have been making a little treat to help our feathered friends through the frosty days! There are lots of recipes for fat balls and seed cakes on the internet but I am a bit squeamish about things like lard, so this idea seemed …

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Snow – Just Enough For A Tiny Snowman!

Snow Fun

This January and February, we finally got some snow! We never had quite enough to get through all the lovely ideas on my Winter Play Pinterest board, but we made sure that we got outside and made the most of it …

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Frosty Fun!

Frosty fence!

We have had a pretty mild few weeks, but this was some fun we fad when the temperatures dropped much lower a couple of weeks ago! The first thing that Annabelle noticed when we opened the curtains was how white …

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Autumnal treasures

autumn leaves conkers

For the last few weeks, Annabelle and I have been busy scouring various local parks and woods with our wicker baskets collecting leaves, conkers, acorns and Autumn treasures! Well actually – I had a wicker basket, Annabelle had her “whisker …

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