Category Archive: family

19.7.15 #SilentSunday

Free Money? Yes, really…

Free money! Yes, literally and yes, really… I have been using KidStart when I buy things on the internet – M&S, Amazon, Sainsburys, Expedia, Mothercare, Boden, Disney, Boots, Wickes, Debenhams, for tickets, furniture,… Continue reading

7 June 2015 #SilentSunday

A Month Of Family Dinners – July 2012


#PhotoADayJuly – 20 – (Smiling) Eyes

I love these guys! And haven’t they all got lovely smiley eyes? #PhotoADayJuly – 20 – Eyes See the full list of prompts here – take part yourself maybe!


10 year old has been asked to make a drum for homework… He somehow managed to enlist our help and then slope off while the hard work was done! We’ve adapted an old… Continue reading

New blog!

One of the most frequently asked questions I hear in the office at work is “so what’s for dinner tonight then?” and as I’m utterly obsessed with food (just ask my ever expanding… Continue reading

Fathers Day 2012 #SilentSunday

Woburn Safari Park – excellent!

  We took a ‘spur of the moment’ trip to Woburn Safari Park this week and it was excellent, we saw lions and tigers and bears! We booked a family ticket online before… Continue reading

Great Grandfather’s Dancing Dog

My grandfather was a man of great presence. He liked good manners, courtesy, politeness and was often intimidating. He spoke of his own father (a man I never met) with quiet respect. He… Continue reading