My list of parenting fails began within hours of giving birth when the hospital midwife announced, a little louder than strictly necessary, I felt, that I'd put Freya's nappy on back to front. Even then I remember thinking: "It's only going to get worse." And I was right. This week, though, I might have met the level cap for parental … Continue reading Thanks for the heart attack, CBeebies.
This is the moment Freya discovered snow is wet and cold - and she was not very happy about it. "Can you make me a snowball so I can throw it at you, please?" She asked. "You could make one yourself." "No, it's too cold." Umm, ok. As it's a rare occurrence I had to pick … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – January 15th, 2017.
Still plenty of leafy colour about. Weather-wise it's been a really odd week here in Norwich. We had frost on Monday, thick fog on Tuesday and then 12C (according to our car) on Wednesday which made for a lovely afternoon in the park. We almost didn't need our coats (in December!). After making sandcastles we had a … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – Week 50.
Maybe it was the changing of the clocks, which I like to blame for pretty much everything, or perhaps it is just normal threenage behaviour but Freya has been a ball of fiery angst this week, just waiting to singe anyone who gets too close. "You. Are. Making. Me. Angry," she growled at me, when I thought I was doing … Continue reading Autumn To The Rescue: Fun With Leaves.