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 366 2016 Week 29-30

Letter to a 7 year old

Project 366 2016 Week 29-30 Day 199-212 – A week at home and a week in Spain. Sunday 17th July – Day 199 We’d been invited to Hollywood Bowl for a lunchtime bowling session.  Afterwards we headed to Kirtlington Quarry, somewhere we’d only heard of recently.  What a little gem and… Continue reading »

A Spanish themed Christmas

A Spanish themed Christmas

One of the hardest times of the year to live away from family when you have children, is Christmas.  When Monkey was smaller it was much easier to hop on a plane to Spain before the school holiday prices kicked in, and spend Christmas with Granny and Gramps. Sadly this… Continue reading »

El Torcal de Antequera #CountryKids

El Torcal de Antequera

I’ve visited Andalusia a lot of times since my parents emigrated over 10 years ago and visited at various times of the year.   We’ve travelled near and far, enjoying the sights of Cordoba and Granada, seen the apes in Gibraltar and walked up the Giralda in one of my… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 51 #bwphotoproject

The B&W Photography Project Week 51

The B&W Photography Project Week 51 with PODCast and today I’m taking you back to Spain this week and another of Monkey’s obsessions – wind turbines! He likes looking at wind turbines in England, but his interest is nothing compared to when we arrive in Spain.  The drive up to my parents from Malaga… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project W is for Waiting #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project W is for Waiting

Week 23 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project and this week we are up to W.  I’ve missed a couple of weeks with being away so I’ll have to recap on U and V another day! What to choose for W???  Last year I picked Waterfall. So many options… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 49

The B&W Photography Project Week 49

The B&W Photography Project Week 49 with PODCast and I’m introducing you to one of my favourite kind of insects.  I’ve loved dragonflies for as long as I can remember, I probably love them more than butterflies.  The love affair began as a child, watching my Dad with his net, so expertly… Continue reading »

Project 365 2015 Week 23-24

Calling time on swimming lessons

I’ve been joining in with Project 365 since the start of 2014, and been inspired by The Boy and Me to make sure I take a Photo A Day, Every Day, For A Year!  Project 365 2015 Week 23-24 Days 151-164. Sunday 31st May – Day 151 I dropped Brewster off at the cattery… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project S is for Sandcastle #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project S is for Sandcastle

Week 19 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project and this week we are up to S.  Last year I had an obvious choice for us – S is for Spain.  To be honest, its thoughts of Spain that has led me to my choice for this year too.  The Alphabet… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 44 #bwphotoproject

The B&W Photography Project Week 44

The B&W Photography Project Week 44 with PODCast and whilst I was looking for last week Alphabet Photo, I was searching through my many photos from Granada in Southern Spain.  I’ve visited a few times over the years my parents have lived in Spain, and Alhambra is somewhere I will never tire… Continue reading »