...this week of...
...happiness making a wonderful tasty lunch with random leftover food, a relaxing weekend at home with my family, singing group, my strong seedlings not getting ravaged by mice
...sadness at hearing adults say to children, "you'll be alright" when they are hurt/upset how can they possibly know?
...creating a dress, knitting many rows, dolls clothes, almond muffins
...reading dipping in and out of How Eskimos Keep their Babies Warm by Mei-Ling Hopgood, and these picture books* which you can read a short review of here, 150. The Princess and the Wizard by Julia Donaldson, 151. Brown Rabbit in the City by Natalie Russell, 152. Little Red Riding Hood by Alison Jay, 153. Amy's Three Best Things by Philippa Pearce, 154. The Quick Brown Fox Cubby Julia Donaldson, 155. Look Inside an Airport by Rob Lloyd Jones
...learning about eyesight, fires, dandelions, seeds, decomposition, erosion, numbers larger than 20, road signs, Ancient Egypt, hieroglyphics
...thinking about my eldest's interest in Egypt and activities we can do
...hoping my new mobile phone arrives this week my old one got too wet in my pocket on a walk last week
...looking forward to a visit to a wetlands centre
*as part of the 300 Picture Book Challenge