Commitment
Oct27

Commitment

When my family commits to something, we stick at it. Through thick and thin. And, as regular readers know, the main thing we commit to is sport – with a bit of Scouts, Cubs and Rainbows thrown in for good measure. I missed one dance lesson last year. There are plenty of people in my class who miss about half of the lessons a term. I’ve thought really hard and I can’t remember my daughter EVER missing a street dance...

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Saturday is duck caption day!
Oct27

Saturday is duck caption day!

Here’s my younger son hanging out at Center Parcs. And some hungry ducks. Go on, how would you caption it?  

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The Gallery: Books
Oct24

The Gallery: Books

That’s my bedside table right now. Yep, it’s covered in books. The bedside table used to be where I kept my unread books, but I admit I’ve run out out of shelf space, so I’ve started keep books I’ve read here too. Yes, I know, I should probably get a Kindle. I should go to the library, I should borrow books, I should lend books, I should give books away. But I don’t want to. I just love books. I...

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Center Parcs
Oct21

Center Parcs

Center Parcs is one of my favourite places in the world. It’s like a whole different world, but it’s not very far from the real world. Travelling and our family don’t get on that well, so what could be better than a holiday destination which is one hour and 20 minutes from home? A Center Parcs holiday is so relaxing, yet also so active – if you choose it to be. There are no cars on site, so everyone cycles and...

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Silent Sunday 21.10.12
Oct20

Silent Sunday 21.10.12

 

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