Things I love about summer – and things I don’t
May31

Things I love about summer – and things I don’t

I love spring and summer SO MUCH that I can barely explain it. I love everything about it. As soon as the days get a bit longer and the leaves start coming out on the trees, everything feels so much better. I am happier and the world is  just a nicer place to be. Things I love about summer are: Warmth Sun Light mornings Light evenings Leaves on trees Flowers and blossom Blue skies Fresh air Being outside more Having the doors and...

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Don’t advertise that you’re on holiday!
May30

Don’t advertise that you’re on holiday!

As a blogger, I love sharing a photo on social media as much as the next person. Probably a bit more than the next person, to be honest. And we all know that the absolute nicest photos to share are holiday photos. But here’s the thing. YOU DON’T HAVE TO SHARE THEM WHILE YOU ARE ON HOLIDAY. Every time I come back from holiday, I put photos on social media and say ‘I’ve just got back from Padstow/ Rome/...

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The athlete
May29

The athlete

When it comes to sport, my younger son is something of an all-rounder. He showed real potential in long jump from his very first jump in Year 7 and he’s never really looked back. He understands the long jump and the science behind it – there’s so much more to it than running and jumping. He works hard to get every element of it right and it’s paying off. Last year, he decided he wanted to take it further, so he...

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Silent Sunday 27.5.18
May27

Silent Sunday 27.5.18

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Project 365 2018 Week 21
May26

Project 365 2018 Week 21

Half-term is here already and of course the weather has turned after a couple of weeks of beautiful, warm, dry weather. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 140 – Sunday 20th May – a hot, sunny day. My husband and I went for an eight mile run (already my third run since Tewkesbury half marathon!), my son came home nice and early from his D of E Bronze expedition and we had a barbecue. Cedric tried to escape the...

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