Getting wet at the Big Forest Picnic

It was sunny. It was also my husband’s birthday, so I decided to bring him and the kids along to this picnic event in Hainault Country Park being run by the World Wildlife Fund. The event started badly for us because our children were screaming and biting each other in the car. We also got … Read more

How To use smell in storytelling

Displayed below is an article I’ve written for Early Years Educator magazine that explains how I use props – including smelly things – in some of my favourite stories for children under 3 years old. I also talk about things that went wrong for me. I love hearing about other people’s mistakes, so I thought … Read more