My colourful girl

Marta loves to draw and she is not daunted in the least by a blank sheet of paper. Colour just seems to pour out of this girl. I think it is quite amazing how she fills the entire page with colour.  Most times her drawings are pictorial but quite a …

More snow creations

We had a wonderful snow fall the Saturday before last, but by Tuesday morning the snowmen we built had broken into pieces as the temperature got warmer. On Wednesday morning Marta and Liliana and a friend of mine who (looks after them one afternoon a week) transformed the blobs of …

More Winter play

Last Saturday we had a whole morning of snow fall, the wet, good packing snow. Perfect for snow balls and snowmen. We …

Celebrating 5!

On Marta’s Birthday we invited five of her closest friends and their families to celebrate with us. The girls decorated candles using …

Playing with ice

So far the Winter has been pretty fickle up here. The temperature keeps floating between just below freezing and some 10C. We …