Welcoming in Spring: Spring Blossom Sensory Tub

An Everyday Story

The change in seasons is so very beautiful here in Canberra. In autumn the streets are lined with blazing red, orange and yellow-leaved trees. When spring comes around the bare branches burst to life with white, pale pink and bright pink blossoms. They are distractingly beautiful; I keep finding my eyes wandering from tree to […]

This Week…

This week…and last Snippets of our days. Our everyday story Come find me on instagram. I’m @kate_aneverydaystory  {Project 52} This Week ……………………………. contains affiliate links * World landmarks from Safari Ltd: These little figurines are really wonderful. There are a few different sets. As Jack and Sarah’s interests grow, I’d like to add to our collection. * Sarah’s […]

This week…

This week… The house project  On Instragram… Snippets of our days. Our everyday story Come find me on instagram. I’m @kate_aneverydaystory  {Project 52} This Week   ………………………………………………………………………. Sarah’s beautiful fairy picnic is from Mama May i. Mama May i is offering 15% off for An Everyday Story readers. Pop over and have a look. You’ll […]

The Colours of Spring

An Observational Painting Activity We have a tree in our backyard. When we moved in it was all straggly and seemed to be popping up shoots all through the bottom of the yard like a weed. I had been rather enthusiastically pruning trees and that particular one was in my sights. ‘You can’t chop that […]

On the Farm

Going Places Series

A beautiful day on the farm; learning about alpacas, how to approach them, how to pat them and how to feed them. After a little trepidation, my littles carefully walked towards these beautiful animals and quietly giggled as they ate from their hands. We’re starting to build our community; we’ve joined the local homeschooling group. […]

Gardening with Kids: Germinating seeds

Every morning there is a buzz of excitement over here at the moment.  After Jack finishes his morning chores, he runs outside to check on his greenhouse. A week or so ago we planted some seeds and they are just starting to poke their little heads out of the soil. For a couple of months now […]