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
From the moment I found out I was pregnant with Little Bean, the worries began. Will my baby be ok, will I be a good Mum – pretty much all the worries that most parents have. Of course she arrived safely, followed by her younger brothers and with each one, new worries came along . . . → Read More: Keep talking to your children . . .
Today Hubby and I are celebrating our 7th Wedding Anniversary and it pleases me no end that the sun is shining as strong today as it did 7 years ago because it brings all those happy memories of our perfect day flooding back (minus the sore toe which I split open the day before . . . → Read More: It’s 7 years since I married my best friend . . .
Last Tuesday our day started out really well with a scrummy breakfast at The Yacht Club. Breakfast is always a meal which goes down well with our Beans and it was great to watch them tucking in. Curly took charge of drinks and made sure that everyone had what they wanted. Little Bean was delighted . . . → Read More: This time last week: Butlins – Getting stuck in!
I never like to announce when we are going on our holibobs, I don’t think it pays to tell the world that our house will be empty for any length of time so please excuse me the lack of build up to our Butlins break. This time last week we were almost at our destination, . . . → Read More: This time last week: our Butlins break was just beginning!
Last Sunday didn’t go quite as we had planned. Beanie Boy was having a sleepover at my Aunt’s house with Nanna but unfortunately he became ill through the night and was sick a number of times. The plan had been for him to spend the day with Nanna whilst Daddy, the remaining Beans and myself . . . → Read More: Just a quiet Sunday . . .
We are really liking these new warmer weather spells we’re getting, it just makes you feel better, brighter and more inclined to get outside and enjoy it. As a family we are always on the go, apart from our #familyfilmnight once a week we rarely just chill out together, we are always ‘going’ somewhere to . . . → Read More: Let the summertime begin!
I’ve been a little busy of late with a separate project I am working on which is taking up a great deal of my time so I apologise for this post being about a week late!
My Bank Holiday ‘weekend’ officially started on Thursday 1st May. I always look forward to the May Day Bank . . . → Read More: A brilliant birthday (Bank Holiday) weekend . . .
I have no idea where the time has gone over the last couple of weeks, we have been so busy dashing here and there that although I have taken lots of pictures (it’s the law!!) I haven’t had time to commit them to the blog so it’s catch up time . . .
A couple . . . → Read More: Let’s go fly a kite . . .
Despite numerous walks recently in search of these beautiful blue flowers we finally found what we were looking for on the path between Whitwell and Barnsdale at Rutland Water thanks to my friend Karin. The Beans were amazed when they saw the blue/purple hue stretched out before them beneath the trees.
As you can . . . → Read More: A walk in the bluebells at Rutland Water, May Day 2014