Silent Sunday 15.7.18
Jul15

Silent Sunday 15.7.18

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Project 365 2018 Week 28
Jul14

Project 365 2018 Week 28

It’s been another very hot week, and a busy one too as we head towards the end of term. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 189 – Sunday 8th July – although we celebrated our wedding anniversary last week, today was our actual wedding anniversary. I was happy to just do my chores, but my husband and the kids thought we should go Gromit hunting in Bristol instead. We looked for the ones outside the city...

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World Cup Fever
Jul13

World Cup Fever

So England are out of the World Cup. Football isn’t coming home. But hasn’t it been amazing, anyway? Football is the Camilla in our marriage. It’s the sixth member of our family. Whether watching, playing or coaching, my husband loves football and the rest of us like it or tolerate it. There’s no escaping it. My husband will tell you he ‘doesn’t watch that much’, but you can always find him...

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The wedding anniversary tradition
Jul12

The wedding anniversary tradition

My husband and I recently celebrated our 18th wedding anniversary. For at least half of those, we’ve had our own special tradition – a trip to London to see a show. It started way back when my daughter was 2. We were watching one of those TV talent shows – this one was to find someone to play Nancy in the new West End production of Oliver. So we decided to book tickets for our wedding anniversary the following year....

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My son and the part-time job
Jul10

My son and the part-time job

When kids turn 16, most of them want a part-time job. My son was no exception. Needless to say, in most case it’s not the work they’re interested in, it’s the money! My son has more pocket money than his siblings, but he’s at an age where he’s going out more and doing things like buying presents for his friends, so he needs more money than we’re prepared to give him. It’s important that kids...

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