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10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Toddlers

Date: February 12, 2014 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Learning Through Play, Things to make and do

Valentine’s Day Crafts to Enjoy With Your Toddler Valentine’s Day is a great excuse to get out the boxes of bits and bobs and start crafting with your children! Here are some lovely ideas to keep you inspired! Baking is always lots of fun; children love getting their hands dirty and there’s nothing quite like…

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Spotlight on… Nature Rangers at Bumpkins

Date: December 11, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Bumpkins News, Great Outdoors

The Bumpkins Nature Rangers was set up to enable all children to have direct contact with nature. Evidence and research highlights the fact that in our ever changing society children are spending less and less time playing outside and this has huge implications on their overall well being and development. Nature Rangers enables the children…

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10 Christmas Crafts for Toddlers

Date: November 26, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Learning Through Play, Things to make and do

Christmas Crafts for Toddlers Here are our Bumpkins suggestions for some simple Christmas crafts to enjoy with your toddler   Now it’s time the trees are popping up in the shops (and some keen houses) let the creative juices flow and get the children interested in Christmas by crafting.   

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The First Days At Nursery

Date: November 21, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference, Parents' Tips and Tricks

First Days at Nursery This is a guest post from a mummy who has recently settled her child into our nursery. Leaving your child at nursery for that first day can be really nerve wracking for many parents. You may have spent a full 12 months with your child and that feeling of handing them…

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Bumpkins – an inclusive, supportive and “brilliant place”

Date: October 24, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference

Bumpkins – an inclusive, supportive and “brilliant place” We wanted to share how proud we are of all the children that have moved on from our Pre School to “big school” in the last 8 weeks. We’re so proud to see them all go on to the next stages of their growth, adventure and learning…

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halloween crafts at Bumpkins Nursery - near Royston

Halloween Crafts at Bumpkins

Date: October 24, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference, Things to make and do

Halloween Crafts at Bumpkins We couldn’t wait to share this with you – it is Steph’s first display at Bumpkins – for Halloween. Just click on the picture above to see it properly! The pumpkins and the hand and foot prints for the brush are just lovely – we are very proud of the Baby…

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Social Skills

A Bumpkins Mummy Talks to Us About Social Skills

Date: September 6, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference, Bumpkins testimonials

listen to ‘Liz Weston talks to Candis – a Bumpkins Mum’ on Audioboo One of our favourite things to do, is talk to parents a year or so after their child has joined Bumpkins, to see how they’ve found the experience and the effect that it’s had on their child. A prime example of this…

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Learning Through Play

Bumpkins Mummy Follow Up – Learning Through Play

Date: August 22, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference, Bumpkins testimonials

listen to ‘Liz Weston gets a quick follow up with a Bumpkins Mummy talking about the benefits of attending Bumpkins for her son…’ on Audioboo “He has a bit of a problem with colours, but they pointed that out to me and suggested that I perhaps do some work with him, which is great. They…

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Bumpkins

How Bumpkins came into existence – the Bumpkins story…

Date: August 22, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference

From personal experience of a bad nursery, if your child is somewhere you don’t want them to be or you have concerns it is like the thought police – you can’t work for worrying. Bumpkins began because my eldest went to a local nursery while I worked part-time and I’d no choice but to use…

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Tilly’s Daddy and the Transition to Primary School

Date: August 22, 2013 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference, Bumpkins testimonials

Today, we’re talking to Tilly’s Daddy, a father who’s actually seen two of his children attending Bumpkins Nursery until they started at Primary School. He tells us how he and his daughters have found the experience, which has spanned almost eight years! “It’s going to be the end of a very long period. We’ve kind…

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