Fond memories of my school days {and how it has all changed}

With end of term exams looming we have had lots of discussions about school this week. This sent me on a trip down memory lane as I reflected upon my own youth. I have such…

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Man’s best friend. My best friend

Man’s best friend is a phrase often used to reference the close bond we have with our pet dogs.  Never has a truer word been spoken! I adore my dog and after reading Claire Justine’s…

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Down but not out

It came as quite a shock to realise that I hadn’t updated for 2 months. I cannot say that I was absent because I was having a marvellous time. Unfortunately the opposite is true. Life…

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What we read {March 2018}

I have always loved to read but have been sticking with a single genre, that over time has become predictable. The year started with me determined not only to read more but to also try…

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Our garden. Then and now

We have now lived in our house for 3 years. Time flies when you are having fun (and when you’re renovating). It feels like we have neglected the garden in favour of all the structural…

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A little life update (March 2018)

Well hello there! Can you believe that after the longest January in the history of the entire universe and a seemingly never ending winter, it is almost April? After such a slow start to the…

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Circus fun at Hatton Adventure World

During the February half term we were invited to Hatton Adventure World to see if we enjoyed their circus themed activities. To be honest the children were thrilled about the visit until I mentioned clowns.…

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