This year's 100 Day Project is live! This year, I've decided to use the 100 Day Project to finish off the handful of abandoned works in progress I have around the place. Five UFOs to tackle In no particular order, I have the following UFOs: A small album recording each day of London 2012 The … Continue reading 100 Day Project
The Boy Child recently competed in the London Primary Panathlon Finals at the Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Panathlon is a charity that provides sporting opportunities to disabled young people. Having won the regional competition last September, The Boy Child and nine other pupils from his school were excited to be taking part … Continue reading The London Primary Panathlon Finals
Two weeks left of the Summer holidays, and I have time to scrapbook during the day ...because The Boy Child is at Football Camp.It's true, I could have scrapbooked in the eveningsover the last few weeks, but I chose to become an armchair experton all-things Olympic. It was all so thrilling, I'm not complaining.If only I could … Continue reading It’s A Scrap
It wasn't the oldest UFO in my repertoire,(that honour goes to the London 2012 Olympic album),but as of 2pm today, Him | The Abridged Version was officially considered complete. "That's my good life in that album."
Back in early May, when The Brainy One and I went to vote, we took The Boy Child with us.The Boy Child was very interested in the proceedings.The Returning Officer was very interested in knowing thatI hadn't allowed a minor to mark my ballot paper. I hadn't.I don't often include national or international news stories in our … Continue reading Scrapbooking National Events
Out of the night that covers me, black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be for my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance my head is bloody, but unbowed. Beyond this place of wrath and tears looms but the … Continue reading The Invictus Games | Photo Heavy
You may recall back in 2012 that we tried our hardest to obtain tickets to the London Summer Olympics.We were unsuccessful at every turn.And suffered numerous family members and friends turning up to park on our drive before flaunting their tickets as they headed East.In a little over a fortnight, we are bound for the … Continue reading I Am Invictus
Thanks to my recent travels, I have completed this year's Photography Scavenger Hunt list and no substitutions were required.In some cases I was able to find duplicates.Some images have been already posted here and some have been shared on facebook. But what follows is the definitive list for 2014.Numbers 8-14: #8: A tattoo on a person. … Continue reading Photography Scavenger Hunt | The Definitive List:8-14
The Brainy One had the all clear from his surgeon earlier this week.And the go ahead for a new regime of exercise and diet.Which meant that the trailer bike could come out of the shed.The boys rode off to the park and I walked down with the pooch.Rendezvousing at the cafe.Which goes against the earlier … Continue reading Wheely Good
Two more items ticked off this weekend.#12: A mascot."Pride", Team GB's mascot from the London Olympics in 2012.#21: A photo of me with something that represents the season.You can't get more summery than The Boy Child's factor 50 suncream.How are you getting on with your list?