Food Sensitivities

Mealtimes and food are a huge part of our routine here at Pebbles Childcare as is children’s nutrition and weaning.  Children’s early experiences of food are an essential part of their development and will shape their attitudes, tastes and relationships with food thereafter and so it is important we support and encourage a positive outlook…

Foraging – Part 1

We have always been keen foragers and our children have grown up in an environment that encourages them to be curious, inquisitive and knowledgeable learners, particularly in the environment around them and we are so proud of how the outdoor play and learning we engage in every day has enabled our children to develop their…

Effective Transitions

As we all begin to prepare for our last term before many of our children begin their transition to school, it is once again time to reflect upon our transition processes, what ‘school-readiness’ means to us, and what it should look like in practice for these children about to embark upon a huge transitional process…