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 »
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 »
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.
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 »
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 »
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here, as Monkey’s birthday cards have been taken down and the Christmas decorations start to take over. Over the last 4 years I’ve treated myself to a new reindeer decoration each year. Ideally they’ve been in glass but this year Sparkles caught… Continue reading »