Project 365 2018 Week 39

Project 365 2018 Week 39

Project 365 2018 Week 39 Days 266 – 272  I’m not feeling that inspired lately, the photographs show that I’m afraid. Sunday 23rd September – Day 266 A bit of Lego robot building.  His head nods too.  A great little build inspired by a robot building kit we’ve been sent… Continue reading »

Steam Train adventures on the Severn Valley Railway

Steam Train adventures on the Severn Valley Railway

We love our heritage railway adventures here, since my son was two years old his birthday day out has always features a steam train somewhere across the country.  He’s nearly nine now and his love is growing for these majestic machines.  But I’ve realised I don’t often actually share those… Continue reading »

Mummy and Me – September 2018

Mummy and Me - September 2018

Mummy and Me – September 2018 My idea has been to take at least one photo a week, every week of the year of my son and I together. Week 36 A trip to the beach and it was sunny! A trip to Legoland Windsor A not so flattering quick… Continue reading »

Find Another Place – book review

Find Another Place

With a strong interest in my own family history I was interested to find out more about the Ben Graff book Find Another Place, which was published through Matador Books earlier this year. This is unlike most books that I read as Find Another Place is an autobiography, but one where… Continue reading »

Peter’s Railway book bundle giveaway

Peter's Railway book bundle giveaway

If you read my post last week about the BookTrust Time to Read campaign, you will have noticed that we brought my son’s love of steam trains alive with his Peter’s Railway book and a visit to the Severn Valley Railway.  With a reluctant independent reader I’m always on the… Continue reading »

JCB New Generation X Series Excavator

JCB New Generation X Series Excavator

My son has been digging up the living room thanks to his JCB New Generation X Series Excavator which was recently launched by Britains Farm Toys.  Aimed at children aged 3 years and over this is 1:32 scale model of the JCB vehicle. The JCB New Generation X Series Excavator is… Continue reading »