Persia Karema

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Friday Funnies 27.07.18

The heat has been so intense here in London. We are literally melting or frying alive; I haven’t quite figured it out yet. I’ve read that the summer …

Thunderstorms

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Friday Funnies 20.07

Women of Color

You Are Within Your Rights to Ask

<i>Image from the web</i><p>I don’t like social media, but I use it because I have to. The main reason I don’t like it is, people. They use and abuse it no …

Social Media

Positive Quote 20.07

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

So… I’ve enrolled Little Yum-Yum into Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes. The main reason is because he was being bullied at school. Now, don’t get me …

Positive Quote 17.09

<i>When you can’t control what’s happening, challenge yourself to control the way you respond to what’s happening. That’s where your power …

Bunny Mask

<i>It’s nearly time to take off the mittens, warm up and hop into spring! And who are the best hoppers around? Rabbits! So let’s make a bunny mask!</i> …

End of Academic Year Report 2017-18

How time flies. The Academic Year is almost over, and the reports are in.<p>I am pleased to say Little Yum-Yum has done well in school. He is right …

Stone Sculpture

Every Saturday on our way to Kumon and back home again, Little Yum-Yum and I pass this sculpture.<p>Not quite sure what it’s supposed to be, but it now …

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Maximus Octavian

Another game we have started playing together is that of telling the time. The same concept as the game Shopping List, it’s great for encouraging …

Chinese Lion Puppet

<i>ROAR! With your brand new toucanBox project we’re going to visit Asia to make a colourful Chinese Lion Puppet. Once you’ve finished your puppet, slip</i> …

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

<i>In a house in the woods (who knows where?),</i> <i><br>Live Ma and Pa and Mary Bear.</i> <i><br>While their porridge cools in the morning air,</i> <i><br>They fetch some cream from the</i> …

Burlap Bunny

<i>Have you heard the news? Spring has arrived! The new flowers are beginning to bloom, the weather is warming up and the bunnies have come out to play.</i> …

Kumon

Recently, I signed Little Yum-Yum up to Kumon for extra maths and English lessons.<p>Don’t get me wrong; he’s not behind for his age, but I did this …

Jack and the Beanstalk

<i>Jack Pott and his mum</i> <i><br>had a poor life, not much fun.</i> <i><br>Food was scarce for those two</i> <i><br>and their cow called Little Moo.</i><p>A fun retelling of the story Jack and …

Racing Jellyfish

<i>Take a deep breath! We’re taking a plunge into the ocean, in the search for some incredible underwater creatures. Pop your jellyfish on a window to</i> …

Snow White

<i>Princess Snow White, skin like snow,<br>Has a stepmum, long ago.<br>Every night, this queen would call<br>To her mirror on the wall:<br>“Mirror, mirror, on the</i> …

Gone Fishing

Whilst playing in the garden, I noticed Little Yum-Yum concentrating on hard something; something I couldn’t figure out. I approached him and asked …

Little Bear’s Close Encounter

<i>Little Bear looked up at the stars. “I wish I was an astronaut”, he sighed. Little Bear dreamed of exploring the world outside the window. He liked</i> …

A Gift

During the Easter break, Little Yum-Yum and I were unwell, so we didn’t get up to much. He was unwell for a few days, whilst I was for the duration. …

Remote Controls

Picture Holder

Yesterday, I proudly collected this picture holder Little Yum-Yum decorated in school – with red (his favourite) being the main colour, of course! It …

Painting

During the two week Easter break, Little Yum-Yum and I didn’t really get up to much. The weather was terrible and we we’re both unwell.<p>After trying …

Chocolate Haul

Little Yum-Yum received seven big Easter eggs this year (to include one won in a raffle at school). He certainly was pleased, even though he can’t …