Blogging Goals for 2018 : Blogtober 2017

Day 7 of Blogtober and the prompt is ‘goals’.  When I thought about this prompt I realised that if you had asked me about goals over the past 3 years, each year would have had something completely different!  In 2014, my…

6 Inspiring Outdoor Learning Ideas

So Blogtober (run by the lovely Hex Mum Plus One) continues with Day 6’s prompt being ‘flowers’. In all honesty, I am not a flowers type girl – at all.  In fact I’m more likely to kill them off rather…

5 Best Educational Websites For Kids

We are onto Day 5 of Blogtober, run by the lovely Hex Mum Plus One, and today’s prompt is education.  As regular readers of The Newby Tribe will know, I write quite a lot about education, and feel passionately so…

Best Kids Advent Calendars

We are onto Day 4 of Blogtober, run by the lovely Hex Mum Plus One.  So far I’ve talked about our story so far, how we are considering fostering to adopt, and great learning ideas for car mad kids! Today’s…

7 Great Learning Ideas For Car Mad Kids

For Day 3 of Blogtober17, we are talking cars!  Little Sir is absolutely car mad. Actually, to clarify that, he is vehicle mad (oh and Star Wars mad, dinosaur mad and super hero mad – but I digress!)  Ever since…

Fostering to Adopt : What Does It Mean?

So, if you have had a quick read of Day 1 of Blogtober, you’ll have an idea about today’s post. Day 2’s prompt is ‘Babies’.  As I’ve mentioned before (in fact in pretty much every post about my little tribe),…

Kids Hate Maths? Are We Really Blaming …

Recently I came across an article called ‘6 Reasons Kids Hate Maths – And What You Can Do About It’ over on The School Run. In all honesty, I rarely read articles like this because they always feel far too…