* Track of the little sparkles *

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

2021-09-28

Mussels!! Our 4y daughter was addicted into Mussels during previous trip. We found Mussels at the supermarket and try to cook yesterday. That was not bad(Of course it was better one of the restaurant) Today's breakfast is the cooked leftov…

2021-09-27

I bought these cutlery sets for our daughters. When we were invited to our acquittances' house in the UK, we found the knives in the kids' cutlery set. Because we had no knives for kids, I decided to buy them. My daughters will use knives …

2021-09-26

Yesterday, I was slept all day because of the side effect of the COVID vaccine. My husband took our daughters to the park and Macdonald The toys of "Happy meals" aren't used plastic in the UK, so this time, the toy was a cloth ball⚾️ Our d…

2021-09-25

We are preparing for my 4y daughter's birthday! The one thing we shouldn't forget is the "extra" gift for her 2y little sister. So I bought this Peppa Pig's hairband for her Actually, I wanted to buy it for 4y daughter but it's too babyish…

2021-09-24

We found this hole in the tree after school. My 4y daughter said, "Chip & Dale must be living here!!" She tells the same thing whenever she finds a hole in a tree... But, actually, I agree that the hole was the nearest hole to their house …

2021-09-23

This potato-man is the character of chips' chain shops. I saw this man twice in this town. And in the morning, the shop stocks up their potatoes. It's very interesting for my daughters, so they like to see it. But I have never bought the c…

2021-09-22

I bought this cute board book yesterday. The story is the crayons wrote letters to their owners requesting improvement. Some crayons wrote neat and tidy letters. Some crayons wrote in his light, almost vanishing color. It's a little diffic…

2021-09-21

Our elder daughter tries to study "phonics" which is a method of learning English. She likes to study it for now and is happy to do the works. It's a little difficult for us to teach because we didn't do this method. Look at this perfect c…

2021-09-20

My husband made this quiche last night. He likes to cook quiche and bought a big glass heat-resistant bowl for cooking. Of course, this quiche was nice And my husband became happy also our children and I His quiche includes a lot of veges,…

2021-09-19

The pasta of brussels sprouts! I found the brussels sprouts at the supermarket and it's not so expensive, so I bought and cooked this pasta. My husband said that he doesn't like brussels sprouts, but this dish was yummy I guess he ate the …

2021-09-18

I went to the cloth shop to buy the parts of a backpack for my daughter. But there was no quilt cloth. The crew told me "There is no quilt. Why not make them yourself?" Because here is not so large town, the cloth shop is rare. How difficu…

2021-09-17

I bought these strawberries on the street yesterday with my elder daughter. They had brilliant color and looked shinning✨ Taste was not so bad, but some strawberries were a little sour. The sour strawberries are just much with black tea I …

2021-09-16

These white stones are all chalks! We picked up these at a shore of the Seven Sisters. The stones on the cliff were very sharp, and stones on the shore were round. We told about this difference with my 4y daughter After that, we enjoyed co…

2021-09-15

We found this flower in the park yesterday. I googled with picture and found that its name is "purple passionflower". https://t.co/63bEwhA74c The site says that this flower blooms in the US and India, but here is the UK. Are they introduce…

2021-09-14

Yesterday, my daughters practiced jumping rope. My 4y daughter could jump only 2~3 times before moving to the UK. But yesterday, she became to be able to jump over 10 times!! I think it was very good timing for her to practice, she continu…