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Writing board books…
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January 21, 2017 posted by littlewhitecottage

Writing board books…

Over the Christmas holidays I’ve been thinking of ways to motivate the boys with their writing. Both of them are dyslexic and both find writing a bit tough. H especially…

Squashed Flies Pastry Pies.
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January 21, 2017 posted by littlewhitecottage

Squashed Flies Pastry Pies.

When I was younger and my mother had been making pastry, if there was any left over we were allowed to make ‘squashed flies’ out of it. All this was…

I’m starting to declutter…
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January 15, 2017 posted by littlewhitecottage

I’m starting to declutter…

Hubbie and I have been thinking a lot lately about the house we live in. It has to be so many different things within a normal week and we’re struggling…

5 games to play with cotton wool balls…
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January 14, 2017 posted by littlewhitecottage

5 games to play with cotton wool balls…

F and I had a our Saturday morning together (the boys had gone climbing) so I thought I’d get the cotton wool balls out – that she calls ‘pom moms’…

The white picket fence…
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February 22, 2016 posted by littlewhitecottage

The white picket fence…

It’s strange the things you remember at certain important times. The smell of a perfume, the sound of a familiar song and a dress, worn repeatedly over many years that…