I’ve been so busy the past few weeks! It’s almost the end of term so there’s the usual parents evenings, review meetings, Easter egg hunts and that’s just at work! My son has been off to Dartmoor for a practice camping and hiking in the wilds (not sure how you practise this as you are… Continue reading Busy, busy, busy, blargh…
My mum always used to tell us that we must take photographs of our children when they were gappy and toothless. I always thought that was a bit weird. I mean, surely a cute picture of our kids with beautiful smiles was better for the wall? But now, I look back at those photos of… Continue reading The wobbly tooth brigade.
Wake up! Wake up! Why are you still in bed? Are you having cereal? Who wants bread? Wash your face. Don’t forget to brush your hair! Why is it that you are still in your underwear?! Ah! He pinched me! Mum! Where’s my shirt?? Stop. Right. Now. No, that really hurt! Find that… Continue reading Ditty nos 3 -The school run.
I worried about this, I worried about that, I worried about if people would think I was fat. I worried about the mortgage or about money, I worried about if people would think I looked funny. I worried about kid one, I worried about kid two, I worried about how and what I should do.… Continue reading Ditty nos 2- Why worry?
I love Spring! I love the sunshine and the slight chill to the air. I love the colours in the garden in the beautiful, crisp light that we get at this time of the year. I love the emerging new life as the whole garden seems brand new. My favourite place during Spring is my… Continue reading Lovely Spring sunshine…..
During the past year we have been busy transforming the garden at the old house. It was very overgrown when we moved here with old trees, ivy everywhere and rubbish just left to rust. It has been hard work so far but we have really enjoyed it and we have some ideas about what to… Continue reading Middle garden at the old house takes shape.
Social Media, love it or hate it, it’s here to stay and is used by…well, everyone (apart from my friend Jane who just won’t go there). However, social media is highly annoying for loads of reasons. Here are some of mine… Look at me! Look at me! I’m in a bloody posh restaurant right… Continue reading Social Media is soooo annoying….part of the “what’s annoying me series.”