Garden Easter Egg Hunt. This morning Mademoiselle went AWOL for a while. I don’t mean she packed her bags & left home, I mean she was at the bottom of the garden in a happy mood, but asking to be left alone. She’s a creative cookie and sometimes you just never know what’s concocting, and Read More
After a difficult last week, this week has been quite different as the children have been EXCITED all week! Read More
Ready I never thought I’d be so ready for Christmas, but I am – and I’ve surprised myself by being so organised! Today I’m making more mince pies – Little Mister is eating them in batches of 12. But the pastry and mince meat is ready so it’s more constructing! I’ll probably do that Read More
“Family traditions are what being a family is all about” Seeing the lights at Waddesdon Manor is becoming a bit of a family tradition; not purposefully it’s just happening that way. This year was no different as this beautiful manor house revealed its latest Bruce Munro installation – Field of Lights. Timing is all important when you’re Read More
It was one of those Sundays where we all felt rather lazy, but with reason. We had fireworks & friends at our house the night before until the early hours & some wine may have been consumed by the adults *ahem!* So after an early ‘Pie & Mash with Yorkshires’ lunch we felt like going for Read More
Today was the real first day of my new life, when I realised I can’t go back to being an office based working mum. Read More
RETURN is my Word of the Week. No surprise really, considering my Little Shires went back to school.
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