Johnson’s Top-to-Toe giveaway worth £12

Johnson's Top-to-Toe giveaway worth £12

Today I’m offering you a Johnson’s Top-to-Toe giveaway worth £12 with a bundle of toiletries specially formulated for babies aged 0 to 6 months.     The bundle of Johnson’s Top-to-Toe items included in this giveaway include: Baby Bath, Moisturising Baby Cream, Baby Massage Lotion, Baby Massage Oil and Baby Washcloths,… Continue reading »

There was one in the bed

There was one in the bed

I really hope that I’m not tempting fate by writing this post now.  I really hope that Monkey doesn’t have some six sense and put the kibosh on this new arrangement.  Keep those fingers crossed as there was one in the bed again here.  In fact, there’s been one in… Continue reading »

Kubo and the Two Strings DVD

Kubo and the Two Strings DVD

Every so often you watch a film that is just beautiful, both in story line and visual effects.  Today, 16th January, sees the DVD and Blu-Ray release of just such a film.  We got to see a preview of the new Kubo and the Two Strings DVD from Universal Pictures Home… Continue reading »

Where will today lead to? – My Sunday Photo 150117

Where will today lead to? - My Sunday Photo 150117

Where will today lead to? – My Sunday Photo 150117  

Project 365 2017 Week 2

Project 365 2017 Week 2

Project 365 2017 Week 2 Day 8-14 – the week of uninspiring photos I’m afraid as illness took over. Sunday 8th January  – Day 8 This little chap has been such a rascal today.  He’s tried my patience at times but then you get the cutest smile and all is forgiven.  I’m trying… Continue reading »

Exploring Scotney Castle

Exploring Scotney Castle

When I’d booked for us to stay in Kent for a couple of days for Monkey’s birthday, I was looking for places to visit on the Sunday on our way home.I’d watched the Sky Landscape Artist of the Year series on TV recently and fallen for one of the locations…. Continue reading »

Starting the new year at a different pace

Starting the new year at a different pace

I don’t do New Year’s Resolutions, I’ve never been a fan of them.  But I’ve known for a while I needed to change a few things.  I get so easily absorbed in the blog that things at home have slipped.  The household admin is in a mess, quite literally.  Our… Continue reading »

20 Questions to ask your children – Monkey shares his thoughts #ShepherdsTwenty

20 Questions to ask your children

I’ve not always been great at recording my son’s answers to questions so when I spotted that Shepherds Friendly had created a fun downloadable worksheet with 20 Questions to ask your children I knew I had to give it a go. So for once I now have a record of his answers… Continue reading »

Up close and personal – My Sunday Photo 080117

Up-close-and-personal-Silent-Sunday-My-Sunday-Photo-080117

On Monday we went to one of our favourite places, Waddesdon Manor.  It’s somewhere Monkey and I visit a lot, but normally when Daddy P is working.  He hadn’t seen the Christmas Lights or the Gingerbread House so we thought we’d spend a couple of hours there as he had… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 1

Project 365 2017 Week 1

Project 365 2017 Week 1 Day 1-7 and here we go again – year 4 no less! Sunday 1st January  – Day 1 We don’t normally take the tree and decorations down until later in the week, but everyone apart from Brewster was ready for a new start.  He really wasn’t best… Continue reading »