New Year’s Day – A pre-arranged meet up with friends for a new year’s day walk, started off with the need for a bribe for our youngest son; one lollipop later and he was a happy walker. Everyone else needed no such incentive and just enjoyed the fresh air and hills! Just before school started […]
2015 Week 32 Day 4 – Picnic day! 6 adults +11 children = great fun! Amazing views, fun woods, a sad boy when told we were leaving, so one more play!
2015 Week 22 Day 1 – I had a day off from children today and drove up to Birmingham to spend a day at a photo show to look at frames and props and, more importantly, to attend a 3hr maternity talk, where we were also allowed to get a few sneaky pictures. I am […]
2015 Week 3 Day 3 – Alexei is just about to turn 7! Wow, where did that time go?? We have been busy I guess, but still he is almost 7 and the saying goes “show me the boy and I’ll show you the man”. Well, what a lovely kind, generous and slightly quirky man […]
2014 Week 29 Day 3 – Best little buddies. And a tired boy who reminds me sometimes that he still is rather little.
2014 Week 21 Day 5 – We had friends over for lunch today. We don’t get to see them often; summer 2013 was the last time, but the kids had a lovely time playing and hanging out with them. Willow seemed especially fond of the cuddles!