Mark and I grabbed a coffee on Wednesday and planned to go and sit and drink it by the river at Thorpe Green. Of course, as soon as we arrived it started to rain (it was 20C the day before) so we had a quick walk along the bank instead. I always think the light … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – October 21st, 2018.
After being sent home from school poorly yesterday, I made Freya a snuggly bed on the sofa, gave her the iPad and expected her to rest. And she did. For five minutes. Literally. “I think we should go outside and play football, the fresh air will do me good,” she said. It was a nice … Continue reading Two Easy Halloween Crafts To Do With A Child Sent Home From School Poorly (But Not All That Ill).
A bit random this week but I've been loving the autumnal light and couldn't resist having a bit of a play with the leaves and things Freya and I have collected on our walks to and from school. To me it seems like the leaves have started changing colour earlier this year, not that I'm … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – September 30th, 2018.
It's taken a year for me to work up the enthusiasm to give making a leaf bowl another try - and I'm so pleased I did. Our last attempt (at a leaf crown because we didn't have enough leaves) turned into a soggy, smushed up mess. I wasn't entirely hopeful that this one would be any … Continue reading We Made A Leaf Bowl (And It Wasn’t Just A Gloopy Mess).