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    Sunflower Planting – Oscars Gardening Adventures

    This Weeks instalment of our Gardening Adventures is about Oscar’s Sunflowers. A few years ago, when we lived at our old house we grew sunflowers. Oscar enjoyed seeing them grow. So, we decided to give it a go again this year. So, when the kids where painting the other day we got them to decorate […] More

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    Our NEW 2017 Veg Patch

    Last year we decide to try and grow our own veg with mixed success. So, for 2017 we are planting less and hopefully we get more. I know that sound odd but last year there was so much veg in our small raised veg patch. They ended up dying because they could not all get […] More

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    Photo Fun – Flatford Mill

    We love capturing our trips out. So me or my wife often take loads of photos when we out. These normally just end up sitting on the memory card till we transfer them to long term storage on the server in the house. I often think this is a shame. But if I was to […] More

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    Making & Baking With Oscar – Finding Dory Cupcakes E01

    Last year we started a series of videos on our sister youtube channel called Making & Baking with Oscar (HumphreysMedia). We decided it was about time we shared them with you guys on our blog. So we have rebranded the videos and uploaded to our new youtube channel. In this first Episode oscar is making […] More

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    Day’s Out – Flatford Mill –March 2017

    Well the sun is out so it’s time to jump in the car and head to our favourite national trust site, Flatford Mill. We often visit if we want to escape to the countryside as it only a 30-minute drive from ours. As we said before Oscar loves to take photos so we packed the […] More

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    Water Beads

    Just a quick blog post about Water Beads. We have seen loads of videos on YouTube of people doing extreme things with water beads. We decided to not do anything on the scale of that. However, we do think they can be great fun. So we filled and a water balloon with some and then […] More

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    Boxes Make the Best Toys

    I don’t know if you find that your children get more excited about the box their new toy came in then the toy itself. Whenever we get a delivery from amazon no sooner have I removed the item from the packing box I find ivy-lily or Oscar in it pretending it’s a boat, car or […] More

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    Something Green – Oscars 1st Photo Project

    Oscar love taking photos so we started to give him little projects to help him focus on a specific subject. Today subject was something green. So off he’s goes into our back garden with the sharing iPad (Thats what he call’s the iPad Mini 4) his photos are all close ups of green items in […] More

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    3rd Time Around

    In a few day’s my son Oscar is going into hospital for his 3rd operation on his heart, as you can imagine this is a stressful time for me and my wife. The part that if the most difficult is not trying to show that to Oscar. We don’t want him to be upset about […] More