How Was Your Weekend?

How did you spend your weekend? Despite being under a stay-at-home order, this past weekend turned out to be quite a full one. ūüôā Saturday - Up at 08.00, bed at 22.30. Step count - 11,623: Shower and breakfastWalked 4 laps of the park with Tilly - the outside temperature was -3C, so I kept … Continue reading How Was Your Weekend?

Month in Numbers | April 2019

Did I think April was awesome? Let's take a look at the numbers: My largest daily Step Count total: 16,721. 180 lengths swum in the pool. 16 pieces of Happy Mail sent. {We had} 2 nights away from home in beautiful Devon. 29 days of the 100 Day Project done and dusted. 7 scrapbook pages … Continue reading Month in Numbers | April 2019

Stranger Things

Do you remember when you were a child and your parents warned you not to talk to strangers? Do you remember constantly telling your children today not to meet up with 'friends' they met on the internet? The Boy Child and I recently did both of those things. We even met arranged to meet a … Continue reading Stranger Things

Dear Mum and Dad

Back in the Summer, I made The Boy Child a Secret Keeper ...¬† after I'd had a chat with him about Santa.¬† He wasn't very impressed with neither me nor the 'secret', truth be told, but he rallied when I pointed out he could still write a Christmas Wish List. Did you notice that he … Continue reading Dear Mum and Dad

Football Fever

The FIFA World Cup has rolled around again and England has surpassed expectations.¬† We have followed the progress of Gareth Southgate, Harry Kane and the squad with excitement and a certain amount of disbelief. ¬†The Colombian threw her country's team shirt into the mix ...‚Ķ and against the odds, Colombia became England's opponents in the … Continue reading Football Fever

Dear Santa

During half-term at the end of last month, I casually asked The Boy Child if he'd like to write his¬†letter to Santa.¬† It's an activity that has a finite¬†shelf-life and I know that as he's nearly eleven, we must be reaching the end.¬† But he simply shrugged his shoulders, said, "sure!" and dashed it off¬†in … Continue reading Dear Santa

Photography Scavenger Hunt | Link Up #3

Mary-Lou¬†of¬†Patio Postcardsis hosting the third of three link-ups today for this year'sPhotography Scavenger Hunt.(As she lives in Canada, you might want to wait until afternoonhere in the UK before heading over¬†there.)¬†You can see the full list here.My Link #1 is here and Link #2 is here.Here's what I was missing:4) A zig zag.6) A pipe.9) … Continue reading Photography Scavenger Hunt | Link Up #3