Mummy and Me – February 2017

Mummy and Me - February 2017

We are so close to the end of February, I have to say I’ve never been much of a fan of the month. But as it comes to an end, I know that Spring is coming.  Better, more colourful days are ahead.  I should take a moment to say happy… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 6-7

Project 365 2017 Week 6

Project 365 2017 Week 6-7 Day 36 – 49 Sunday 5th Feb  – Day 36 After a rather stressful week, a quiet family day was in order. We finally got to order our carpet and flooring and just need to organise fitting dates.  The fitters want completely bare floors when they arrive… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 5

Project 365 2017 Week 5

Project 365 2017 Week 5 Day 29 – 35.  The week that won’t be forgotten for some time as Mum suffered a minor stroke. Sunday 29th January  – Day 29 The day started with Monkey running round the house like a dervish.  First in his T-Rex outfit and then as a Kangaroo Pirate… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 4

Project 365 2017 Week 4

Project 365 2017 Week 4 Day 22 – 28.  More painting and frosty mornings. Sunday 22nd January  – Day 22 Daddy P and Monkey headed to Alexandra Palace to look at a models exhibition.  I decided to stay at home and crack on with the second coat of glossing on the staircase.  I’m… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 3

Project 365 2017 Week 3

Project 365 2017 Week 3 Day 15 – 21.  The week the painting started, sorry this might get a bit boring, you have been warned! Sunday 15th January  – Day 15 We drove down to Hillingdon to spend the day with one of Dad’s cousins.  The weather wasn’t good enough to visit the park,… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Spending time with a 7 year old

Spending time with a 7 year old

I’ve never understood people who moan about spending time with their kids in the school holidays.  Maybe it’s because I only have one child to entertain, and the luxury of flexible working from home.  I don’t know.  But I do know that I’ve always treasured every school break we’ve had… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 51-52

Project 366 2016 Week 52

Project 366 2016 Week 51-52 Day 353-366 – It’s Christmas so someone had to be ill! Sunday 18th December  – Day 353 After a bad night and morning Monkey seemed brighter this afternoon so we decided to head to Stoke Wood for a little walk.  Monkey happily collected leaves and seemed… Continue reading »