octopus

Octopus Learning Subscription Box – Mayflower Blogs

We were very kindly sent a subscription box for Miss Olivia to try out in the Summer Holidays, from a brand new company-OCTOPUS LEARNING! Who are Octopus Learning? Founded by Tanya, Octopus Learning was set up to promote education through fun, interaction and creativity. Tanya came up with the idea after subscribing to a few monthly … Continue reading Octopus Learning Subscription Box – Mayflower Blogs

Botley

Botley – The Coding Robot – From Learning Resources

I'm starting to think I'm a little addicted to the Learning Resources online shop at the moment-especially for home education learning activities and products for my children.  I don't home educate-they both attend nursery and school-but I like to co-educate I suppose you'd call it, by teaching them things they learn at school at home … Continue reading Botley – The Coding Robot – From Learning Resources

early learning

Early Learning Books from It’s Your Story

We were really lucky to have been sent this beautiful bundle of early learning books from It's Your Story. Learning at home, is something that always has been really important to me-although we're not a Home Education family-my children both attend school and nursery, I still like to support their learning at home. We're now … Continue reading Early Learning Books from It’s Your Story

teaching

Teaching children the importance of saving the rainforests.

For those of you that didn't catch my news on my facebook page last week, Mayflower Blogs has had a little makeover!  A new website design and layout are the main feature, but there are also some new topics added that are going to be quite prominent in 2018. One of which, is the Education … Continue reading Teaching children the importance of saving the rainforests.

Preschoolers

Christmas Gift Guide 2017 ~ Gifts for Preschoolers

It's that time of year again people-the last payday before Christmas is almost upon us, so the panic buying can commence! So, I've taken it upon myself to give you a helping hand-and give you some ideas for presents with some handy gift guides! Todays gift guide, is for Preschoolers!     CAT Roll 'N' … Continue reading Christmas Gift Guide 2017 ~ Gifts for Preschoolers

Snazaroo

Weekend Box-Snazaroo Mini Face Paint Range-Review

How much do your children love face paints?  If they're anything like my Daughter (just her-my son isn't as keen), then the answer will be "thiiiiiiiiis much", (while they hold their hands as wide apart as possible). We were sent a Weekend Box and inside, were some awesome mini packs of Snazaroo face paints! Who are … Continue reading Weekend Box-Snazaroo Mini Face Paint Range-Review

life's

Life’s Little Bugs-T.Stubbs Book Series Review

We were sent seven books from Life's Little Bugs. Life's Little Bugs are a company aiding children's development, also providing a good support for SMSC (spiritual, moral, social and cultural studies within schools) and Home Education Studies. All written by T.Stubbs, the books allow children to learn about good habits, in a range of subjects, using the … Continue reading Life’s Little Bugs-T.Stubbs Book Series Review