* Track of the little sparkles *

Daily log of childcare, cooking, gardening, sewing, and so on.

2021-10-23

My 2y daughter had the flu vaccine yesterday. Unlike in Japan, the flu vaccine for infants is not sticking the needle but spraying the vaccine into the nostrils. So she didn't cry and was given this sticker✨ She chooses tiger one and put o…

2021-10-22

These are sold at the nearest supermarket! They are all for carving Jack-o-Lantern. The price is £1.5 for smaller ones and £3 for bigger ones. Very cheap!! I searched the price of carving pumpkins at a Japanese online site, which were abou…

2021-10-20

Hey, this is the place of garbage collection. From about 3 weeks ago, the rubbish cleaners of this town are on strike. I don't know when the strike will end, but some of my friends said that it may be continued until November, In the worst…

2021-10-19

Preparation for playing Halloween. The left paper was wrapping for my daughter's birthday gift. She tore the wrapping paper but can use again☺️ The candies are easy to make, so my 5y daughter made them by herself. They play like "Trick or …

2021-10-18

My 5y daughter made and played the shadow puppet yesterday. At first, she was surprised that the shadow became big and small, but finally, she mastered them. She made the story of a crocodile, which he just only takes a walk. Doesn't eat a…

2021-10-17

Yesterday we cooked and ate the whole chicken That was marvelous! amazing! awesome! And more, this chicken cost only £2.25 ≒ ¥340. We ate almost all of them with 2 adults and 2 infants. We were all full! Today, we plan to use the bone of t…

2021-10-16

My 5y daughter made these creatures all by herself. She did "Kiri-Gami" which means fold the paper half, cut them, and spread again. I was very surprised that she made the complicated shape like a bat or monster. I think it's difficult to …

2021-10-15

I read the book at the cafe again. This is a book for little children, and I drink Matcha-latte because I can't drink coffee What kind of customer does the shopkeeper consider about me? In any case, reading a book at a cafe in the early mo…

2021-10-14

I met this squirrel while I took a walk yesterday. It's as if she is saying "Wow, I've been found!" But she didn't run away much far and began to find her food soon. The squirrels around here seem to be used to humans. I was so healed with…

2021-10-13

I usually buy the books for children at the charity shop, because I want many books but don't have so much money But, I bought these Halloween books at the top price because the Halloween books are not found in the charity shops. My 5y dau…

2021-10-12

My 5y daughter played hairdresser with a core of a toilet paper roll and color paper. She loved this play and wants more cores. So I decided to collect the cores and papers not only for this play but for many other crafts. I think the bags…

2021-10-11

We bought the pumpkin for carving, and made Jack-o-Lantern!! My 5y daughter drew the draft of his face on the paper, and I draw the draft on the pumpkin, and my husband carved it. My daughter was very looking forward to making one, and she…

2021-10-10

We went to the sea nearby our home. We planed to climb a tall tower that can a panoramic view of the town, but its elevator was maintained all day. So we played on the beach picking and piling up the stones. This stone looks like "Mame Dai…

2021-10-09

I'm trying many kinds of tea since we arrived in the UK. The "extra strong" ones are for milk tea. I found the "black chai" of TWININGS is very nice It tastes like cafe☕️ I like the Earl Gray roast leaf tea of M&S the most now, but I want …

2021-10-08

It was almost the first time for me to wrap the gift box by myself. I didn't think it's so hard work When I fold one side, the previously folded side will collapse... But I did it finally!! Because the wrapped gifts are sooooo nice, so I'l…