Where did those two months go! I have realised that I haven't blogged at all this year!! So I have some catching up to do. Christmas was lovely but our main focus thus far this year has been THE WEDDING of the year! My Son is getting married in Mexico next month and preparation for… Continue reading Happy New Year, if a little late!
Well, that's Christmas done. The Grandkids received an obscene amount of stuff, so much waste at this time of year makes me sad. I cooked dinner was OK, it's all in the timing. Again, too much food to be comfortable with. The highlight was Isabella dressed as Edna Mode from The Incredibles, she also has… Continue reading All done for another year.
Belle was great yesterday, I picked her up after only two and a half hours of school and she promptly fell asleep,in the car. When we got home she refused to change out of her uniform. Here are some painted paper plates we did last week. I find Pinterest a great source of ideas for… Continue reading Painted Hands and Plates
Well, that's it for this year, Easter hols are done. Two weeks of cold, cloud and rain, a huge contrast to this time last year when we had a mini heatwave. We ventured out but everywhere is so muddy. Poor Belle fell over into a muddy puddle as soon as we arrived at Eastbourne Miniature… Continue reading Easter holiday fun
I have started a couple of crafty projects with Belle but as I'm not seeing her as often they are taking a bit longer to complete. Hopefully from next week we will be back to normal and as the weather improves we will be able to get out and about. Here are three projects we've… Continue reading Crafty Catch up
So, it's been a while since my last post. I was excited for the summer holidays but as it transpired I hardly had the kids as Billy and Ambs both took time off to be with them and when I did we were outside enjoying the sunshine. Anyway, New Year, new start. Belle and I… Continue reading Catching up time.
We are lucky enough to live about a 5 minute drive from the beautiful South Coast so last week we went to the beach to collect some stones to paint at home. We covered the table and painted the stones with a single colour of acrylic paint and left them to dry. Then the next… Continue reading Painting Stones