Silent Sunday 26.3.17
Mar26

Silent Sunday 26.3.17

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Project 365 2017 Week 12
Mar25

Project 365 2017 Week 12

It hasn’t been the best week in our house, with yet another virus lasting the full week. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 78 – Sunday 19th March – I really dislike Sundays and find them miserable. I wanted to not find today miserable, but my daughter came home for a sleepover very tired and with an injured nose and my younger son appears to have gone down with another virus. Miserable Sunday it is then!...

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One of those days
Mar24

One of those days

Wednesday was the day the phrase ‘one of those days’ was surely invented for. It started at 5.45am. My husband needed to catch an early flight. He took my car because his own has been playing up a bit recently. Two minutes later, he rang me. My car had broken down just two miles up the road. He managed to get it started again and came home for his own car. I’ll admit, I was a little bit smug. I’d had a problem...

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A lack of PE
Mar23

A lack of PE

I love our primary school and always have. It’s pretty good academically, the teachers are lovely, the building is fabulous and they really strive to give kids an all-round experience of school. There’s just one thing they’re bad at and it’s been niggling me for years. PE. Sadly it seems there is no statutory requirement to spend a set time on PE, but the advice is for two hours a week. I think my daughter...

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My looks or my daughter’s feelings?
Mar21

My looks or my daughter’s feelings?

When it comes to my looks, I’m about as low maintenance as it’s possible to be. I don’t wear make-up at all, apart from my signature blue nail varnish. Actually, I don’t even POSSESS any make-up. My time-consuming and clinical skincare routine has nothing to do with beauty and everything to do with keeping my acne, rosacea, eczema and blepharitis under control. And I last had my hair cut about four years ago....

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