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Introducing #PlayInTheTray – The Tuff Spot Hashtag

When Dexter was younger, especially in his first 2 years, I used to do so much with him. We did all sorts of messy play (that’s where the blog name came from). We did lots of fun sensory and explorative play. Went on nature…

August 24, 2017

25 Things to do in Spring for little or no money

Bright bursts of sunshine and hints of warmer days on the horizon, mixed with April showers and torrential downpour. The British weather in spring often means we don’t know what to do from one day to the next!Fear not, fellow parents, for I have…

February 22, 2017
Travel and Local

February 2017 Half Term in Peterborough

Hello all, It’s me again back with my list of half term activities to keep your brood occupied this February.  As always, events that are on more than once are repeated across the days so you need only look at the day you want. I…

January 31, 2017
Reviews / Giveaways

Easter crafts with Baker Ross – Review

Regular readers will know that Dexter and I really enjoy our crafty activities and with Easter really sneaking up on us so early this year, we have been enjoying our time together doing some Easter crafts with the help of Baker Ross. We were…

March 14, 2016

64 things to do in autumn – For little or no money

I recently posted a guide to half term events and activities in and around Peterborough. That post seemed to attract a lot of readers so I thought about other things we can do this autumn, wherever we are in the country and that don’t…

November 2, 2015