By the water’s edge – My Sunday Photo 171217

By the water's edge - My Sunday Photo 171217

By the water’s edge – My Sunday Photo 171217 We were down in Swanage last Saturday, and walked along the deserted beach.  I love the seaside at this time of year, and wish we lived closer to enjoy it more.  There’s something so therapeutic about watching the sea ebb and… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 49-50

Project 365 2017 Week 49-50

Project 365 2017 Week 49-50 Day 337 – 350 Sunday 3rd December – Day 337 Daddy P and Monkey were meant to have spent the morning Christmas shopping, and I’d planned to wrap Monkey’s birthday presents when they were out.  But Daddy P was shattered so it just didn’t happen. In… Continue reading »

Berry the Elf in 2017 – days 8-14 #elfontheshelf

Berry the Elf in 2017 - days 8-14

December 8th We couldn’t decide if this was one of Berry’s toys or a present for Monkey.  You can guess which option Monkey went for in the end can’t you.  Press the button for flashing lights and whizzing snowballs. December 9th We were away for the weekend and Berry couldn’t… Continue reading »

Britains Land Rover and Livestock Trailer Set

Britains Land Rover and Livestock Trailer Set

My now 8 year old son lives in a world of imaginary play, it makes me so happy that this is the case. He’ll play with electronic games but it’s never long before he’s drawn back to toys and the world inside his head.  The latest addition to his small… Continue reading »

Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival #mkilluminatedboats

Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival

Every so often something pops up on my Facebook feed that makes me stop and investigate further.  I’m always looking for something new to enjoy with my vehicle loving son and earlier in the month we spent a few hours Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival. Organised by the Canal and… Continue reading »

Personalised Christmas Eve box from Santa Sacks

Personalised Christmas Eve box from Santa Sacks

Christmas celebrations have changed so much since I was a child.  I don’t remember there even being Advent Calendars with chocolates behind the doors!  We had the same calendar every year and my brother and I always fought over who got to open the last door, even though we knew… Continue reading »