The gentleman on the other end of the telephone is charm personified. "Are you a Rewards card holder, madam? It's like a Tesco Clubcard. It's not a credit card. You need to be a holder in order to visit the Grotto. I can put you through to Rewards after you've spoken to the Grotto; it … Continue reading Simply a Moment
The Boy Child has announced that he wants an office."Not a playroom, Mummy, an office. Like you and Daddy."The biggest snag is that he doesn't have a proper office chair. Or a desk. He has outgrown the child seats he had. He is making do with a dining chair, borrowed from the kitchen table.See the … Continue reading Take the Tour: The Boy Child’s Office
Hello 8th wedding anniversary and lunch out.Hello Autumn; we have switched the heating on.Hello to cute jumpers for 6-year-olds.Hello overdue hair cut.Hello to putting The Boy Child's playroom back together. It's almost there.Hello to sorting through the cupboards in The Boy Child's room. I have kept far too much stuff.Hello to looking for a new … Continue reading Hello Monday
I actually got around to making a page this week, as well as finishing off one that has been on my desk for a while.First up, a double page spread using a free sketch from Scrapbook Generation.This double page is for The Boy Child's album, not our Florida album. Paper is from the Project Life: … Continue reading Scrapbook Saturday
We received The Boy Child's school photo today.Want to see?
I am wondering if the yellow in The Boy Child's playroom isn't perhaps a little too yellow?I have driven the car twice this week. Go me! Regular readers will know that I can go weeks without driving the car. An advantage of living in London.I am enjoying helping out at school swimming. If only photography … Continue reading Right Now …
When I took the pooch out this morning, I took the camera with me.Autumn was busy doing her thing in full techicolour.
Hello decorating; the outside of the house and The Boy Child's playroom.Hello to buying paint for the playroom. The Boy Child has chosen yellow.Hello Dance class; it sets me up for the rest of the day.Hello Harvest Festival at school.Hello to watching Downton Abbey on the iPlayer. It's now on against Homeland and The Brainy … Continue reading Hello Monday
What's my precious this month? Seeing The Boy Child overcome some of his developmental delays in order to achieve what other children seem to learn effortlessly. ~ mastering the art of buttons ~ ~ working on hand-eye coordination ~ Why not pop to Sian's blog for more stories?
I was so taken with my recent walk around Little Venice, I took The Brainy One and The Boy Child there today. I didn't make them walk around for two hours; I let them go on the Waterbus. Plenty of other people had the same idea; albeit with alcohol involved.The people on this narrow boat were … Continue reading Little Venice to Camden Lock