Monkey’s imagination

Monkey just makes me laugh – his speech has come on in leaps and bounds these last six months, and his imagination never ceases to amaze me.  He also seems to be absorbing so much information and then adding that newly gained knowledge into his play – fascinating to watch…. Continue reading »

BritMums’ #KidsGrowWild Challenge

This post is an entry for BritMums’ #KidsGrowWild Challenge with Moneysupermarket.com As regular readers of my blog will know we’ve been encouraging my Monkey 3 and half-year old son to grow his own vegetables.  His seeds are sprouting and he makes a point of checking on their progress daily and… Continue reading »

Tesco cheese Entertaining range

Thanks to BzzAgent we’ve been trying out some new cheeses from Tesco. The first to try were 6 Goats’ Cheese parcels wrapped in Smoked Bacon I’m not the biggest fan of goat’s cheese so I purposely bought these to try for myself really.  Could I be swayed?  Also Monkey has… Continue reading »

Dates for your diary – events at Tractor Ted’s Little Farm

Dates for your diary

As you know we have a big Tractor Ted fan in this house, and he’s still talking about last weekend’s trip to the Tractor Ted Farm Show.  So we were keen to find out more about other Tractor Ted events and to learn more about Tractor Ted’s Little Farm. The… Continue reading »

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 »