Silent Sunday 23.2.14
Feb23

Silent Sunday 23.2.14

 

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Project 365: Week 8
Feb22

Project 365: Week 8

Week 8 of project 365 and it’s half-term! It’s not been the most exciting of weeks – I worked two days, my younger son played football for three days and went to his tutor one morning. But I didn’t really mind that it was a bit boring, because it was my last ever half-term! Day 47 – Sunday 16th February – the rugby pitch was waterlogged, so my younger son’s rugby team trained on astroturf...

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Saturday is lunchtime caption day!
Feb22

Saturday is lunchtime caption day!

We’ve always taken lots of photos of our kids. When they were tiny, we used to have special albums we put only the very best photos of them on their own in. We had an album for their first year and an album for their second. It was a lovely way of watching them change and grow up. As we unpacked yet more boxes from the move, we unearthed these little treasures. Not only are they cute and full of wonderful memories, they are A...

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Desert Island Discs
Feb21

Desert Island Discs

I was challenged by the lovely Claire from Claire Justineoxox to come up with my desert island discs. It’s not an easy feat, as I love a real variety of music – even at the age of 40 I still download a lot of the music in the charts, but I like more indie and alternative stuff too. Traditionally the guests on Desert Island Discs get to choose eight pieces of music, a book and one luxury item. They also get the...

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A house of two halves
Feb20

A house of two halves

It’s been a couple of weeks now since I realised I no longer walk into our house filled with dread. My heart no longer sinks at the dust, I no longer trip over boxes. I don’t see it as a massive job, an uphill battle, a puzzle that can’t be solved. I see it as a HOME. But it’s not all over yet. Our home has become a house of two halves. When we moved, we knew which bits of the house were going to be...

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