Childhood hero

My childhood hero, James Hunt

Who was your childhood hero? I’ve been meaning to write this post for ages, but I just saw something on Facebook that made me realise that today would be very apt. A day to remember my hero on the anniversary of his death. I love Motor Racing, especially Formula One… Continue reading »

My beautiful glass butterfly

My neighbours have been away in their caravan for the last week.  Our houses aren’t designed for you to get to know your neighbours at all, our front doors are actually on the side of houses, opposite sides!  So it’s only been since they cut down a really big shrub… Continue reading »

A little update on our My Seedlets post

We’re keen to get Monkey involved in the garden and have encouraged him to grow his own vegetables with the assistance of My Seedlets and The Handpicked Collection as you can see from my previous posts. I thought it was time for a little update.  Our biggest success is with… Continue reading »

Photo of the Week – week 21

I’m trying something new thanks to Kelly at Writings Ramblings and Reviews and I’m joining up with a Photo of the Week linky hosted by Team Lloyd. We visited Whipsnade Zoo earlier in the week and this is one of my favourite photo’s from the day.    

Caterpillar update time – week 1

Due to popular demand I have decided to write a weekly progress report on our caterpillar.  If you’ve missed all the fun then please click on these two previous posts to bring you up to speed 🙂 When I went to bed last Saturday our new addition to the family… Continue reading »

We’re going to the Zoo, zoo, zoo :)

On Tuesday I took Monkey to Whipsnade Zoo. We’ve made this an annual trip since he was six months old, and meet up with one of Gramp’s cousins when we are there.  I used Tesco Day’s out vouchers so it makes it a reasonable day out for us. It’s been… Continue reading »