Pick and Mix


Nursery Assistant

Questions and Answers with Filipa

What is your earliest Memory?

Being with my Mother, getting ready to going to the nursery and I wanted to choose myself the clothes for that day. I was 3 years old. 

Did you have a favourite nursery rhyme, if yes what was it?

"Jardim da Celeste" Portuguguese for "Celeste's garden"

Can you remember your favourite book or bedtime story?


Did you have a favourite colour, if yes what was it?

Yes, pink.

Can you remember what you wanted to be when you grew up?

I wanted to have a tea room and run my own business.

Did you have any pets, if yes what was it and its name?

Yes, a goldfish and later a small turtle, but I don't remember their names.

What was your favourite TV programme?

I loved cartoons in general but it might have been "My little pony" and "Care bears".

As a child what did you like playing with, did you have a favourite toy?

I loved to play with baby dolls, pimypam toys and my favorite toy was definitely the Barbie.

Did you have any favourite foods?

Yes, beef with mushrooms and chips.

Can you remember going to nursery school? Did you like it and what can you remember about the experience? Did you have a best friend?

Yes, I loved nursery school, especially the home corner and outside area where I loved to play. Yes, I did have a best friend, her name is Joana.

Full Day Care

7.30am - 6.30pm

Part Day Care

7.30am - 1.30pm
7.30am - 12.30pm
12.30pm - 6.30pm
1.30pm - 6.30pm

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