Marvin’s Magic Pens: Amaze & Astonish with This Superb Screen-Free Entertainment [AD]

Marvin's Magic Pens

I was gifted Marvin’s Magic 25 Amazing Magic Pens When trying to encourage the tween and teens to a bit of screen free entertainment then a bit of magic really helps. What better way than with magic pens with amazing powers! Created by leading magician Marvin Berglas and his awesome team at Marvin’s Magic! About … Read more

Art Inspiration

Art is all around us, and with its many different formats then there is sure to be something to suit everyone. Whether this simply drawing a picture with pencil and paper, or experimenting with different media (paint/charcoal/pastels, etc.), taking photographs, building sculptures (from paper, wire, clay, LEGO), origami, cross-stitch, fashion, make-up/face paint/body art, needle felt … Read more

Another Week of Home Education

mud kitchen play with dinosaurs

Again just another record of what we have been doing this week now I am home educating my youngest two boys. More for me than anything else but I hope that it is of interest to others too. Monday The 10 year old started the 11 plus course with Explore Learning late so had lots … Read more

Home Is Where The Art Is

home is where the art is

When it comes to turning a house into a home, there’s nothing more heartwarming than a selection of inspiring pictures to hang on the walls. They instantly reflect tastes and interests, provide a focal point and more importantly, they are reminders of beautiful places or people and bring memories back to life. Family Reminders One … Read more