Project 365 2017 Week 13

Project 365 2017 Week 13

Project 365 2017 Week 13 Day 85 – 91 Sunday 26th March  – Day 85 Mothers Day and I felt awful, told Daddy P to cancel the lunch reservation and headed back to bed for most of the day.  I didn’t get to appreciate the flowers I’d been given until later… Continue reading »

Chasing away the cobwebs

Chasing away the cobwebs

There are times when you just need to get out of the house and spend some time chasing away the cobwebs. We’re lucky that we have a few places fairly close to home that we visit regularly, that offer just that opportunity.  A chance to run around in a familiar setting…. Continue reading »

Up close and personal – My Sunday Photo 080117

Up-close-and-personal-Silent-Sunday-My-Sunday-Photo-080117

On Monday we went to one of our favourite places, Waddesdon Manor.  It’s somewhere Monkey and I visit a lot, but normally when Daddy P is working.  He hadn’t seen the Christmas Lights or the Gingerbread House so we thought we’d spend a couple of hours there as he had… 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 »

Feeling festive at Waddesdon Manor

Feeling festive at Waddesdon Manor

You all know that Monkey and I love visiting Waddesdon Manor, it’s been one of our ‘go to’ places since he was really small.  He knows his way around the grounds and we always have fun. My niece had been offered the chance to visit for the first time with… Continue reading »

A gingerbread house? – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 201116

We popped over to Waddesdon Manor yesterday to spend some time with my brother and his family.  You can’t fail to be impressed with the Gingerbread House there this Christmas.  This is just one tiny piece of it.  

Watch the birdie – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 070816

Watch the birdie - Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 070816

 

Project 366 2016 Week 31

Project 366 2016 Week 31

Project 366 2016 Week 31 Day 213-219.  An up and down sort of week really and it’s August!!! Sunday 31st July – Day 213 We went out for a review lunch at The Longwall in Oxford and then came home, Monkey was on a mission.  While Monkey and I had been in Spain,… Continue reading »

Springtime fun at the Manor #CountryKids

Springtime fun at the Manor

Monkey and I had had a fairly busy week last week so I had no plans for last Saturday.  It was going to be a ‘suck it and see’ kind of day, but when we woke up, the sun was out and it seemed sensible to get outside and enjoy… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 14

Project 366 2016 Week 14

Project 366 2016 Week 14 Day 94-100 with The Boy and Me. Sunday 3rd April – Day 94 One of those days where I felt awful and ended up leaving Daddy P in charge of parenting for the day. But not before Monkey had attacked me with a spider and a scorpion!… Continue reading »