A quieter week | Kate’s blog

After the excitement of last week this has been a quiet one. Whenever I can, I have been helping mum with the cooking. As Christmas is getting closer I have made a list of the cards I need to send. I am doing my weekly zoom lessons with Baked Bean Company. The project we are […]

Celebrating Diwali | Vinay’s blog

We share sweets during Diwali. Sometimes it’s good to have nice sweets, but maybe no too much. We always play music during Diwali to make us feel good. Inside myself I feel sometimes relaxed. During Diwali, we speak to important people in our families. We didn’t have any fireworks as they’re are too loud for […]

I am in The Crown! | Kate’s blog

It was my first week at home since the latest lockdown. I will miss seeing my friends at classes but the good thing is we can carry on meeting on Zoom thanks to Baked Bean my service provider. Back in February the Baked Bean drama group I belong too, sent some of us to be […]

Lockdown | Kate’s blog

This week I had to make a difficult decision because of the new Covid lockdown. That it would be safer for my family and I if I gave up my outdoor visits to my theatre company which I will miss very much. I will however be able to continue at home using Zoom. I will […]

My Perspective winner Natalie loves her new camera

This year, two winners from our My Perspective photography competition were lucky to receive a brand new Nikon camera as their prize. Natalie Stevanus from Canada won the Judges’ Choice Award for her moving image entitled Companionship (below), so we posted out her prize – which was kindly donated to us from Nikon. Her mum Linda wrote to us and said: […]

Halloween | Kate’s Blog

I said in last week’s blog that I always enjoyed Halloween. Although we knew that probably no one would come trick or treating we decided to go ahead. We prepared the pumpkin and I dressed up in my witch dress. I had some treats handy in case anyone called.  Sadly no one did but we […]

Lexie launches her own cook book

Hi my name is Lexie, I am 18 years old. I have got two sisters, two chickens and two parents. 🙂 I love cooking and I have been writing my cookbook – Lexie Cooks – and I have published it on my website. You can see all my recipes here: https://www.lexiecooks.com/ My favourite recipe is […]

Autumn Gardening | Kate’s blog

I have had a busy week this week with my usual routine. Also there is lots of work to do in the garden raking up the leaves and planting bulbs and winter pansies. Although I don’t like the colder darker evenings this time of year I always look forward to Halloween and the young children […]