Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 140216

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 140216

We visited Thinktank in Birmingham a couple of weeks ago.  Monkey loved it, and I’m sure we’ll be back to explore again at some point when the outside attractions are open again. We found this handsome chap lurking around on one of the floors. You can imagine eyes in those… Continue reading »

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Stikbot animation

We’ve been trying our hands at a bit of animation with these little Stikbot characters.  They were launched in the UK at Toy Fair on Monday and I’ve got a review coming up next week.  They really are great fun and Monkey and I have a lot to learn about… Continue reading »

Ivy in the Snow – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 240116

Ivy in the Snow

There was great excitement here this time last week. Snow! Ok, not a lot of snow I grant you, but enough to see Monkey get dressed at lightning speed so he could get out in the garden and explore.  Whilst he got down to making the smallest snowman in the… Continue reading »

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Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 170116

Every time I look out of my kitchen window I see the remains of our Hydrangea bush.  It fascinates me at this time of year.

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Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 100116

The weather has been so gloomy recently and I’m really not a winter person.  I treated myself to some flowers to cheer the living room, and me, up.  The bouquet came with one red rose which looked so lovely when it was in full bloom.  A rich red, to warm… Continue reading »

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Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 030116

Another year, new beginnings and adventures to be had but I have a feeling that a certain little boy will spend this year developing his love of steam trains even further. I loved this photo as soon as I looked through my phone shots from our trip out on Monday…. Continue reading »