Project 365 2018 Week 30

Project 365 2018 Week 30

Project 365 2018 Week 30 Days 203 – 209 Sunday 22nd July – Day 203 We’d been invited to review the Manor Restaurant at Waddesdon Manor, so popped over mid morning, and my son had a run around before lunch.  Afterwards we headed off behind the Stables complex to an… Continue reading »

The end of Year Three

The end of Year Three

These last few weeks at school have been a really hard slog for us both, but now the term is over and we’ve reached the end of Year Three.  It’s been an interesting year with a few challenges along the way. We started the school year with the sunflowers towering… Continue reading »

A different boy at Cubs

A different boy at Cubs

On Monday I got to see a different boy at Cubs.  It was my turn to help on the Cubs Parent rota, and my first time.  I wasn’t quite sure what to expect but one thing I was fairly sure of was that my son would stick to me like… Continue reading »

Project 365 2018 Week 26

Project 365 2018 Week 26

Project 365 2018 Week 26 Days 175 – 181 Sunday 24th June – Day 175 A glorious day for my great-niece’s Christening.  The service was held in the church at Broughton Castle, with a reception in Banbury afterwards.  The vicar was brilliant and my nine month old great-niece did really… Continue reading »

Sports Day in Year Three

Sports Day in Year Three

If you’ve followed the blog for a few years you may well remember the distress we’ve had here over Sports Day in the past.  It’s been my son’s least favourite day of the school year since he joined Nursery class aged 4.  Last year that was a little change, he… Continue reading »

Meeting a hero – Cressida Cowell

When I was a little girl I lived in an imaginary world.  I’d walk to the bottom of our garden, to my swing, hidden behind the trellis, and escape to a world far away.  I’d swing for hours, dreaming of a different time and place, a world all of my… Continue reading »