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A year of Parkrun

A year ago last Saturday, my daughter and I did the thing we’d been...

The year 7 revision

As a teenager, I didn’t know how to revise. Nobody taught us back in...

The swimming gala

My daughter is a pretty good swimmer, better than either of her brothers....

Smite – a new outdoor game for summer

With summer (hopefully) round the corner, the bank holiday and half-term...

Going hiking with Hi-Tec walking boots

My 14 year old son spent many years as an intrepid Scout and last year moved...

Walking boots from Outdoor Look

My eldest loves nothing more than hiking. He’s climbed Snowdon six...

Project 366 Week 20

Week 20! It actually is very nearly summer. How did that...

What she wore: Yellow dress for spring from House of Fraser

My daughter loves wearing dresses, so she was very pleased when House of...

What she wore: Not growing

It’s been a long time since I posted one of my daughter’s...

What she wore: Vertbaudet dungaree dress

I bought a lot of clothes from Vertbaudet back in the day. I first...