How do you buy your kid’s toys and games these days?

Time is so precious these days isn’t it?  I don’t know about you but I’m always on the lookout for a bargain.  I’m a stay at home Mum and money is VERY tight. I do love looking round the shops (without Monkey if I can – so much easier!!).  I… Continue reading »

Twit Twoo! Off to the Falconry Centre we go …..

As you will know from my previous post we love Millets Farm Centre, the last time we visited I noticed that they were going to be opening a new Falconry Centre on 4th May.  We love birds, so I made a note in my diary and planned to visit today,… Continue reading »

Time for Tea?

I, like my Mum, and my Granny before her LOVE tea.  I drink lots of it! I do have to admit that I was put off loose tea as a child, Granny never strained her tea properly, and you’d be left with a load of tea leaves in the bottom… Continue reading »

Time to reflect

Today one of my closest friends has lost her father. It was a huge shock, although he was in his late Seventies, it was totally unexpected. My friend and her family are devastated – naturally. It has left me reflecting on my own family. There is no certainty as to… Continue reading »

Treasured possessions

I think it’s fairly obvious to any reader of this blog that I LOVE books, I have felt the same way all my life, and will do my best to pass the passion on to Monkey.  Daddy P doesn’t read anything – tut, tut! As an adult I have tended… Continue reading »

Taking me back in time

Monkey was amusing himself in the kitchen whilst I was cooking dinner last night, with his blackboard and some chalks. When I turned round to check on him, it took me back to when I was a little girl.  My Granny bought me a lovely blackboard that stood on an… Continue reading »