I don’t remember each school year flying by so quickly when I was at school do you? This morning marked the end of Year 1 for Little Bean and I feel quite sad about it really. She has had a really good year at school this year, her teacher has been lovely and has definitely . . . → Read More: End of Year 1 for Little Bean – let the summer holidays begin!!
If you spotted my #OWIP post on Sunday evening then you might have guessed that our weekend began with a trip to Go Ape Junior Sherwood Pines. The last time we went to Go Ape, just Hubby and Curly acted like monkeys and went swinging through the trees but this time Little Bean and . . . → Read More: Hydration matters when you Go Ape Junior!
After a week of glorious sunshine it stands to reason that on the day that we are booked to do Go Ape at Sherwood Pines the heavens would open up and it would pour down with rain and thunder like the Gods were playing ten pin bowling!!
Just a snippet of those photographs though, . . . → Read More: Our weekend in pictures – 20/07/14 #OWIP
Tonight after school we popped over to Peterborough to do a couple of jobs and since the sun was shining the Beans asked if we could go for a walk at Ferry Meadows so who was I to argue. We didn’t have long but just long enough for the to have a scoot and 10 . . . → Read More: After school fun at Ferry Meadows . . .
When you have more than one child, you fully expect them to be different from their siblings. Sure, they might look like each other, they might have similar mannerisms and the like but on the whole, unless they are born under the same star signs they often tend to be very different and nothing . . . → Read More: A different kettle of fish – Siblings
When you consider how many blog posts I have written about our fussy eater Little Bean and the stress she can cause at mealtimes you’d probably think that we avoid eating out at all costs but last year sometime whilst out shopping in Peterborough we realised we needed to get some lunch as we still . . . → Read More: Pizza Express, Peterborough – our family’s favourite restaurant!
How can it be that this beautiful little lady has been in our lives for 6 years already. I still remember the day that she was born like it was yesterday, it was hot sunshine and I had to have a fan constantly blowing on me in hospital (we were allowed them at the time). . . . → Read More: Happy 6th Birthday Little Bean!
All too soon our Butlins break was drawing to a close but thankfully we had planned ahead and had done all of our packing the night before which meant that we still had a full morning to enjoy all that Butlins had to offer one last time. As I had planned we managed a quick . . . → Read More: This time last week: Butlins – Day 5 – The Diner and home time . . .
Little Bean finally stopped being stick at around 7am on Thursday morning but she definitely was still not right. She looked completely wiped out and initially wasn’t keen to get out of bed. During the evening when she had been sick in her bed the Butlins staff were amazing, we asked for a change of . . . → Read More: This time last week: Butlins – Day 4 – Scooby Doo and Sunshine!
After a late night watching Cirque du Hilarious we were delighted that the Beans all decided to have a little lie in followed by a lazy morning before heading to Coast Restaurant for our breakfast. Coast was vibrantly decorated and much less busy than The Deck or The Yacht Club even though it served . . . → Read More: This time last week: Butlins – Day 3 – the lurgy strikes!