Silent Sunday 12.6.22
Jun12

Silent Sunday 12.6.22

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Silent Sunday 25.7.21
Jul25

Silent Sunday 25.7.21

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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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A perfect present
Jul31

A perfect present

I take birthdays in our house quite seriously. I get a lot of pleasure out of buying the right presents and designing personal cards on Funky Pigeon. There are always banners and balloons – and regular readers will know about our Pumba tradition. Back when I was about 22, my husband put my birthday cards in Pumba’s mouth and he has come out for every single birthday since. But when it comes to other celebrations, like...

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Project 365 2017 Week 27
Jul08

Project 365 2017 Week 27

I had high hopes for my photos this week, but things didn’t turn out quite as well as I’d hoped. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 183 – Sunday 2nd July – my daughter hurt her finger at school on Friday (excuse the Coco Pops and milk  – keeping it real!). I decided not to take her to A&E because of the four hour wait, but couldn’t take her to the minor injuries unit because the X-ray...

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