The summer holidays are fast approaching us and I’m really looking forward to enjoying some time together as a family where we can go out and about on family day trips. Time without the morning rush, time without the evening bedtime battles which become increasingly stressful as we approach the end of term. At least(…)
I love this picture. My daughter is 9 very soon and I can’t believe it. Everyone says this, but it’s so true-time flies. Here she is flying, quite literally, and I love her face-such joy and glee. It was taken at Bloxham Steam Rally-a lovely family day out.
Last weekend we spent much of it outside. I love the summer. I love the longer days, giving us more time together. I love being our unit of four. I love equally meeting with friends. I love (mostly) picnics and ice cream and I adore the sound of laughter filling the air. Lie ins (of(…)
Or actually, in my case goal setting-how little is too little? I’m thinking about setting a few small and achievable goals for myself over the next few months. I’d quote the old SMART thing, but that would feel too much like my old job-which I’m keen not to re-discover it has to be said. It’s(…)
It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of House of Fraser Toys and House of Fraser Clothes. I’ve been thoroughly impressed with both the quality of products and the range on offer. It’s not quantity that counts for me but quality, and really I can’t fault on either. I was asked to look at(…)
Yes, I have an inner voice I could really do without. Think self doubt, add in a bit of low confidence, with a dash of insecurity and you might begin to get the picture. It’s not a voice I welcome, or enjoy, as you might imagine. It’s loud and persistent too. Oh, and dedicated. Obviously,(…)