A trip to the bottom of the ocean

A trip to the bottom of the ocean – We love SEA LIFE Aquariums in this house, so much so, that we took Monkey to SEA LIFE in Birmingham for his 2nd birthday last December.  It was Monkey’s first experience of sting rays and sharks and he was fascinated. So… Continue reading »

A wonderful day out at the Tractor Ted Farm Show

To say that Monkey has been looking forward to today ever since I told him we had tickets for the Tractor Ted Farm Show, would be an understatement.  It is all he has talked about for the last week – so expectations were rather high when we left home this… Continue reading »

Another hungry caterpillar

So our caterpillar saga continues.  Following on from yesterday’s post, Monkey woke up this morning asking where the caterpillar was –  aargh!!  Well obviously caterpillar was nowhere to be found in the garden. We walked to pre-school will eagle eyes looking for another one, nothing.  Nothing when I walked home… Continue reading »

Our very own Hungry Caterpillar

You know we’re into butterflies and bugs in this house, right?  Well today Monkey had a first experience, and who didn’t have her camera or phone with her!!?? We needed to post a birthday card so Monkey and I went for a short walk to our nearest letterbox this afternoon. … Continue reading »

A Christening #magicmoments

I’d had an idea for this week’s #MagicMoment but then changed my mind after Sunday. On Sunday we were invited to the Christening of one of our ‘second generation’ NCT children.  As you’ll know from a previous post, our NCT group is very close and we see each other a… Continue reading »

More fun at the Palace

More fun at the Palace

We are frequent visitors to Blenheim Palace as you can see from previous posts. This week we have actually been to the Palace two days running!  On Thursday we met Monkey’s God Mum and her 7-year-old daughter there for their first visit.  It wasn’t pouring down with rain, but it… Continue reading »