Quick update!

We did indeed make some love bugs (and a cheeky Ninja Turtle), Mr A made an apple and raspberry pie after a lovely nap having been up late at night with baby A and we watched movies, had a fire and ate up leftover choccies. I did vacuum which isn’t really allowed, but it was my choice and I relaxed … Read More

Sunday Funday

Today is our ‘rest’ day, we ‘work’ on Saturday so we can chill out on Sunday – to be honest it works best for the kids as we still have to prepare food, look after the fire, change nappies and clean dishes….BUT we don’t vacuum, put up shelves, mow the lawn etc. Today we will mostly be making love bugs … Read More

Water World Stoke – Review

We came to a family agreement that if we did a bit of school work to cover the 28 days of school we were going to miss over the Summer holidays, then a great treat would happen on 2nd Sept – the last day of freedom. After only a few seconds of debate the kids (in a rare moment of … Read More

A Day of Two Halves

With all the building work going on and a range of other life things it’s been very hard for us to all be together to relax lately, so after the debacle of Attempt One last week at Elvaston Castle Food and Drink Fayre (excellent things on offer but no dogs allowed so we had to divide up), we found a … Read More