Project 365: Week 39
Sep27

Project 365: Week 39

Week 39! Three quarters of the way through the year and the 365 project! How did that happen. This week I got a year older. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 264 – Sunday 21st September – went out for an early birthday meal with my husband and the kids at Bill’s. I thought this display made a lovely photo. Day 265 – Monday 22nd September – my 41st birthday! Day 266 – Tuesday 23rd...

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Jealous
Aug09

Jealous

It’s taken over seven months, but yesterday my daughter got jealous of her baby cousin all of a sudden. I have never seen her so sad and it broke my heart. Of the three of them, she was always the most likely to become jealous. She was the only girl and had been the youngest (and therefore cutest) in the family for nearly seven years. And then this beautiful baby came into our lives.All three of my kids adore their baby cousin....

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Inspiration: The circle of life
Nov15

Inspiration: The circle of life

Recently, my mum and dad had a sort-out at home. They found some of my sister’s old school work. I was pregnant with my eldest when my sister did her A Levels. My pregnancy inspired a whole art project, which we had all completely forgotten about.There were beautiful sketches of my pregnant belly.My little girl loved them, so she copied them. I think she did a pretty good job. This preparation piece for her final work was...

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Baby brother or sister?
Sep29

Baby brother or sister?

My sister is pregant, so is my sister-in-law. This is very exciting for all of us. My kids do have a cousin. He’s the same age as my eldest, but he lives in America. We’ve only seen him four times in all those years. Now all of a sudden my kids are going to have two new cousins – one of whom lives very nearby.The kids can’t wait to meet their new cousins, but for my younger two, apparently cousins aren’t...

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