Some days I reckon I’m pretty bloomin good at this parenting thing, we do educational activities, we sing, bake, plant vegetables and run about outside All our meals are healthy, balanced and made from scratch and my perfectly brought up child is polite, sweet, fun and sleeps like an Angel. Then there are days like… Continue reading Quality Parenting
We had an absolutely BRILLIANT day this week visiting one of my old work places – not normally a fun toddler activity except that this particular former employer was Legoland!! I had a summer job there many many years ago operating some of the bigger rides and it was the most fun (and most exhausting)… Continue reading R2BC – Legoland!
As I’ve mentioned quite a few times on here, I’d been really looking forward to our holiday at Coombe Mill Farm in Cornwall – well, now we are now back, I’ve finaly had time to write about it and I’m very pleased to report that it more than lived up to our expectations! Somewhat cuddlier… Continue reading Escape to the Country
Back to my normal #R2BC format this week (all be it a bit late). The sun is shining so here’s what’s making me cheerful this week: 1- I’m running in the Olympics! Well sort of, on Saturday I’m taking part in the National Lottery Olympic Park Run. I (and 4999 others) will be running 5… Continue reading Olympic Reasons To Be Cheerful
Officially I am on holiday this week, and I’m taking that to include blogging, but as I am also very cheerful about being on holiday a little #R2BC post is allowed I think! So this is why I am cheerful right now:1. I’m on holiday! Well actually at home at the moment but I’ve had… Continue reading Holiday Reasons To Be Cheerful
If you saw my last post on the blog, you’ll know we spent the weekend out in our garden, welcoming the first spring flowers and preparing for warmer, longer days to come. I think there is some ancient part of us northern Europeans that is always relieved by those first, bright little promises, that winter is coming… Continue reading Reasons to be Cheerful – New beginings
We’ve been waiting for months for the right combination of spare time, weather and materials to get a few jobs done in the garden (insert long story involving B&Q here). This weekend it all came together at last and, as E has broken out in some suspicious may or may not chicken pox type spots, we ended… Continue reading A Weekend in the Garden