our first family photo

Our first family photo

My Magic Moments and What’s the Story?  post this week is all about our first family photo. Monkey was born on Thursday 10th December 2009 and after a bit of a bumpy start we finally came home on the Saturday night. I can remember sitting in our Living Room that evening with Daddy P and […]

autumn in the garden

Autumn in the garden

I must admit that I’ve neglected the garden these last few weeks.  I’ve been so caught up with Monkey and his start at Nursery School that everything else has passed me by. Now its Autumn in the garden. Yesterday we finally gave up hope of our cherry tomatoes ever turning red in the garden 🙁 […]

What's the Story?

What’s the Story? 30th September

I’m linking up again with What’s the Story?  This week’s post is all about Brewster, our cat.  I’ve written a few posts about him.  He had very big paws to fill and he’s certainly made himself at home since he joined us last August. I’d had two cats (brothers) since 1993, they were my kids.  […]



You may remember some months ago we took part in the Kids Grow Wild challenge, part of which was planting and growing sunflowers. Well, our sunflowers have got taller and taller and finally we have our first flower – Daddy P won that part of our race.  Monkey and I are neck and neck (they are […]

What’s The Story? 2nd Sept 2013

I’m linking up again with What’s The Story? with a photo taken on Good Friday this year. We spend a lot of time at Blenheim Palace as it’s not too far from where we live and we have annual passes.  Any regular reader will be familiar with our trips!  Most of the visits are either […]