Meeting Thomas and Father Christmas #CountryKids

Meeting Thomas and Father Christmas

Last year we took Monkey to Didcot Railway Centre on a Days Out with Thomas event. Having his birthday so close to Christmas meant we could turn it into a birthday treat.  He loved every minute of it.  What to do for his birthday this year?  He still loves Thomas,… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 23 #bwphotoproject

The B&W Photography Project Week 23

The B&W Photography Project Week 23 with PODCast, and I’m back to trains yet again! This one is a bit different though.  We took Monkey to Didcot Railway Centre last Sunday for the Days Out with Thomas event.  We went last year and he loved it, its perfect timing as a… Continue reading »

Project 365 – Week 50

Project 365 Week 50

Joining in with TheBoyAndMe and her linky 365 Project  A Photo A Day, Every Day, For A Year!  Project 365 – Week 50 Days 341-347. How much harder is it to do this with a school boy!! Sunday 7th December – Day 341 A busy week lies ahead for us with Monkey’s 5th birthday coming up…. Continue reading »

Birthday treat with Days out with Thomas

Birthday treat with Days out with Thomas

I’ve been a bit quiet on the personal blog posts this last few weeks.  I’ve taken a bit of a step back, to spend time with Monkey and just enjoy the moment, rather than recording it all for the blog.  It was beginning to feel like work, rather than fun. … Continue reading »

Choo Choo – off to Didcot Railway Centre we go

It’s Bank Holiday Monday and the sun is shining!  We love Steam Trains in this house as we discussed in a previous post.  So today we decided to visit Didcot Railway Centre, being a Bank Holiday weekend it was going to be a Gala Weekend with lots of running steam… Continue reading »