Project 365 2018 Week 9

Project 365 2018 Week 9

Project 365 2018 Week 9 Day 56 – 62 Sunday 25th February – Day 56 The sun was shining but it was bitterly cold again.  We’d picked up details of a number of local walks when we’d visited Calke Abbey yesterday and we decided to pop along to Dimminsdale Nature… Continue reading »

Project 365 2017 Week 49-50

Project 365 2017 Week 49-50

Project 365 2017 Week 49-50 Day 337 – 350 Sunday 3rd December – Day 337 Daddy P and Monkey were meant to have spent the morning Christmas shopping, and I’d planned to wrap Monkey’s birthday presents when they were out.  But Daddy P was shattered so it just didn’t happen. In… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 79

Walking in the snow in Salcey Forest

The B&W Photography Project Week 79 and this week I’m carrying on with the weekend theme of snow.  You might have noticed that I’ve changed the header of the blog again as I wasn’t happy with the stretched appearance of our Stowe shot.  I took the new shot at Salcey… 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 »

Winter wonderland adventures in Salcey Forest #weloveforests

Salcey Forest Stick Man Trail

When your 6 year old son wakes you up bright and early on a Sunday morning, shouting ‘Mummy it’s snowed, EVERYWHERE!’ you know you’ve timed things just right for some Winter wonderland adventures in Salcey Forest. We’d been wanting to try out the Stick Man Trail since it was launched at… Continue reading »

Fraser Bear’s Snow Story – Monkey’s ending

Fraser Bear's Snow Story

Monkey has been set a challenge by House of Fraser in the run up to Christmas.  He has been asked to help finish Fraser Bear’s Snow Story as part of a campaign to highlight their Toys department. Now Monkey loves listening to stories and we often have long discussions about… Continue reading »