My Weekend Photo – Featuring Fireworks.

Our (now sadly deceased) family dog was terrified of fireworks and it rather put me off them too. I hadn't been to any organised events since I was small before we had Freya. She likes them but only if they are not loud - which they mostly are these days. As a final adventure before … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring Fireworks.

Half-term Halloween Fun At Strumpshaw Fen In Norfolk.

Did you know owls eat their prey whole and then cough up the bits of bone and fur as pellets? Hope you aren't eating your breakfast! It's just one of the slightly gory but interesting facts we discovered while following the Halloween trail at the RSPB's Strumpshaw Fen Reserve. Freya was hooked before we even … Continue reading Half-term Halloween Fun At Strumpshaw Fen In Norfolk.

Two Easy Halloween Crafts To Do With A Child Sent Home From School Poorly (But Not All That Ill). 

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).