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 »

Project 366 2016 Week 48

Project 366 2016 Week 48

Project 366 2016 Week 48 Day 332 – 338 From a castle to meeting Santa with Beavers, it’s one week nearer to Monkey turning 7! Sunday 27th November – Day 332 We spent the day at Warwick Castle, the weather was kind and Monkey loved every moment.  He was clearly deep in… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 47

Project 366 2016 Week 47

Project 366 2016 Week 47 Day 325 – 331 from swallowed teeth to a flat tyre ruining our plans for today. Sunday 20th November – Day 325 I met up in Oxford for a catch up with Emma from Bubba Blue and Me and Kate from Dark Tea.  We had a lovely… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 46

Project 366 2016 Week 46

Project 366 2016 Week 46 Day 318-324 – swimming, tooth number 4 coming out and an Achiever of the Week award, throw in Monkey joining in with Children in Need at school. It’s been a cracker. Sunday 13th November – Day 318 Having drunk a fair few prosecco cocktails last night I… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 45

Project 366 2016 Week 45

Project 366 2016 Week 45 Day 311-317 From Sunday dinner next to a roaring fire to poppies, frost and more. Sunday 6th November – Day 311 We’d been invited to have dinner at The Fat Fox in Watlington, and on a freezing Sunday lunchtime, the sight of this fire was most welcome…. Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 44

Project 366 2016 Week 44

Project 366 2016 Week 44 Day 304-310 From Steam Trains, to preparing for Fireworks, with a little fun and a great parents evening in between. Sunday 30th October – Day 304 We spent the day down in Hampshire on the Watercress Line, you can read all about it in my post from this morning…. Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 42-43

Project 366 2016 Week 42-43

Project 366 2016 Week 42-43 Day 290-303 Sorry – there might be some boring fireplace shots here!  You’ve been warned.  Two weeks that saw Daddy P turn 50, with a surprise trip to Bristol, a meeting with The Gruffalo’s Child and ended with a Ferris Wheel, train journey and a space… Continue reading »

Being brave and joining in

Being brave and joining in

Last week saw a couple of wonderful moments for Monkey.  He received an award at school and overcame a fear too.  Last week was all about being brave and joining in. It’s no big secret that Monkey is very shy and reserved and a confirmed wall flower.  Getting him to join… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 41

Project 366 2016 Week 41

Project 366 2016 Week 41 Day 283-289 Sunday 9th October – Day 283 I wasn’t feeling great so I sent Daddy P and Monkey out for they.  There was a model railway exhibition they wanted to visit at the British Motor Museum, so they were happy. I curled up on the sofa and… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 40

Project 366 2016 Week 40

Project 366 2016 Week 40 Day 276-282 Sunday 2nd October – Day 276 A day at home spent de-cluttering the garage.  Not very exciting, but Monkey didn’t mind as he got to play in the garden. I realised at bedtime that I hadn’t taken a photo all day, so just as well I… Continue reading »