Now you are Eight

Now you are Eight

Well here we are, 10th December 2017, the day your cousin turns Twenty One and now you are Eight.  Happy Birthday darling boy.  You make me laugh and smile every day and yes you do tend to drive me a little mad too, but I wouldn’t have you any other… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 14-15

Project 365 2017 Week 15

Project 365 2017 Week 14-15 Day 92 – 105 Sunday 2nd April  – Day 92 We’d been invited to try the London Duck Tours sightseeing trip in London and headed down on the train.  I hadn’t realised when I sorted the ate out, that Oxford United were playing at Wembley.  It’s not… Continue reading »

Enjoying a birthday with the Kent and East Sussex Railway

Happy New Year 2017

It’s a bit of a tradition that for Monkey’s birthday we always take him out for the day.  This has always involved trains, whether it be a trip to Thomasland or a day spent on a steam railway.  With his birthday being 10th December, we’ve pretty much always been able… Continue reading »

Letter to a 7 year old

Letter to a 7 year old

Well today is the day, time to write a letter to a 7-year-old!  Happy Birthday Monkey, how on earth can you be 7??? You have grown in so many ways this last year, seeing you as a 6 year old has been awesome and you have amazed and surprised me on so… Continue reading »

Santa Express at Nene Valley Railway #CountryKids

Santa Express at Nene Valley Railway

We are train obsessed in this household and all three of us share a great love of steam trains.  Have you noticed?  We are working our way round the steam heritage lines of England and we always tie in Monkey’s birthday treat with a steam train ride.  As his birthday… Continue reading »

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 131215

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 131215

It was Monkey’s 6th birthday this week and he’s received so really wonderful presents. He’s in love with the Playmobil Radio Controlled Crane and Low Loader we bought him. We’ve also been having fun with his present from his Uncle and Auntie.  I can see lots of fun ahead as… Continue reading »