Its been busy here this past week or so, we have had lots of fun.
His little hands have collected hail and his little feet have been puddle stomping!
On to the girls, they have been baking , amongst other things there have been Eye ball cakes (jasmine made these to take to a Halloween sleepover at Nanny's house)
We also set to work on spookyfying the house.
Jasmine made a beautiful banner,
The kids all had lots of fun as they went about frightening the neighbourhood.
November the first was charlies birthday (my little saint born on all saints day!!) we had a family tea party and he was spoilt rotten.
i was not at all impressed with the way his cake turned out be he assured me that he didn't want me to start again with the icing as he liked it the way it was.
creepy critters (made by jasmine)
most of the day was spent putting together lots of new Lego sets.Friends were played with and the new cosmic lights scooter was given its first outdoor test drive.
i think he enjoyed turning five.
The second of November is all souls day i baked some soul cakes ,and we talked about the significance of the cakes. unfortunately they contained egg so of the children only Jas could try them.( don't worry i baked the others a nice autumnal apple crumble)She enjoyed them and has asked to bake some herself soon.
on to yesterday.And the theme was of course Guy Fawkes.
The girls baked two versions of parkin, a vegan version and one that contained egg Gypsie made some cinder toffee aswell.
Have i ever mentioned i LOVE home schooling my children!!!!!!!!!! Everyday is an opportunity to have fun and to learn so much in the process.
As well as all these things there has been reading, worksheet filling, practice SATS papers (as requested by Jasmine) and lots more besides.