We were all at a Halloween party on Friday night, with home made costumes of course! Toby’s make-up was all rubbed off by the time this photo was taken, and his zip had come loose, which was a shame. He still looked good, though! Here’s what he was like before we went out: He wouldn’t […]
Half term is here, and I’m trying to be a good Mum and making a list of things we should do together to fill our time. I’m mindful of packing in travel, outdoor activities, nature, crafts and of course lots to do with Halloween. Then I stopped and thought – what do the children actually […]
This photo is from two years ago when we visited Alnwick Castle. We’re thinking of going again this Half Term, so I was looking back at the photos. I almost didn’t notice at the time until I looked back on these photos, that Toby is standing on his tiptoes to try and be as tall […]
#LITTLELOVES They say pride comes before a fall, but I think being a proud Mum is perhaps excusable? My kids have made me very proud for various reasons recently, so that’s what I’m sharing today. READ Hugo finally finished his school reading book ‘Moby Dick’ this week. He has really enjoyed reading it, and afterwards, […]
Call me crazy, but I just loved this photo for the way our shadows were cast whilst watching the penguins swimming! If you prefer a more conventional penguin view though, here are a few… All taken at Edinburgh Zoo.
We’re back in the old routine of school, after school activities, weekend activities… all of that running around which takes lots of energy! The children have been back at school over a month now, and in fact we’re fast approaching Half Term. Phew – where does the time go? Do your children have lots of […]
Here is my third round up of great blogs which have inspired or entertained me in the last few weeks. I’m linking it up to Inspire and Flourish with The Less-Refined Mind. Firstly, poor Frenchie Mummy, normally funny and upbeat, had a really hard time recently. I admire her so much for this very honest […]
I’m back with more #LittleLoves! This week has been a busy birthday kind of week. My big boy turned 10, and we had our Wedding Anniversary too, so numerous celebrations and lots to love. READ Cards, of course! Lots and lots of birthday and anniversary cards. Many bits of paper filled with love and joy. […]
Little faces filled with wonder at the science of the world. Yes, it’s another from the National Museum of Scotland, but it’s such a wonderful place! Look at the fascination of my little astronomers and science geeks!
National Museum of Scotland – a most amazing place! The best museum I’ve ever been to, by far! Watch this space for more coming soon – subscribe to our blog or follow us on social media to not miss out. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.