I had a horrid feeling on Monday that the honeymoon period was nearly over! After the ‘easy’ day we had on Friday I put pressure on myself and C to achieve a lot more on Monday. Not sure why I put this pressure on us, but I did nevertheless and poor C was having none of it! He was still incredibly tired and just couldn’t focus. We spent a ridiculous amount of time on what should have been a 10 minute exercise. Suffice to say that had I found an apostrophe shaped implement I probably would have done some damage with it! Apostrophes for omission should have been omitted from our day, and yet still I persevered and still the battle and the nagging (me) and the staring into space (him) continued! On reflection though, we had been to a barbecue the evening before and he was clearly still tired. We gave up in the end and continued with our deadly animals research and a bit of maths. Making green slime in the afternoon lightened our mood. It didn’t work – it is basically regular gloop with food colouring. But we do like a bit of gloop: Sensory exploration isn’t just for Early Years! Continue reading crazy golf and green gloop rescue the would-be end of the honeymoon period!