The Gallery: Walks
Mar27

The Gallery: Walks

As a kid, the words ‘go for a walk’ always filled me with dread. Boring! What could be more boring than A WALK?! What I didn’t realise, is that my parents had instilled something in me. A love of walks. Now I’m the one dragging my kids out for walks and they’re the ones moaning. But the moaning soon stops when they get outside. They love being able to run and race each other. They love stopping to look at...

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Don’t moan about the toothpaste
Mar26

Don’t moan about the toothpaste

We have a small problem in our house. The toilet is situated directly below the bathroom cabinet. What is the problem with that, I hear you cry. Well, we lose stuff down the toilet. Rather a lot of stuff. Mainly toothbrush heads off the battery toothbrush (luckily not the battery toothbrush itself, which would be somewhat costly). And toothpaste. A lot of toothpaste. Some weeks we lose three things in a week. Other times we might make...

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Cancelled
Mar25

Cancelled

It was to be the biggest sporting weekend of the year for my younger son – and for me too. My son had football training on Saturday morning, followed by unheard-of rugby training on Saturday afternoon in preparation for the big county cup finals. Then on Sunday it was his county cup finals and my half marathon. The weather had been cold for days. We’d had a couple of days of torrential rain. The forecasts looked bleak. On...

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Silent Sunday 24.3.13
Mar24

Silent Sunday 24.3.13

 

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What she wore – spring shorts
Mar23

What she wore – spring shorts

This outfit really sums up my daughter right now. She is growing up and her style is becoming just that little bit more mature, but she still doesn’t dress like a teenager. And she won’t dress like one until she is one! Or at least until she’s at secondary school. She loves to wear denim shorts over leggings or tights. These shorts are from Next and so are the leggings. The leggings came in a three pack –...

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