When planning this year's school summer holiday, I was quite pleased with myself for allowing some much needed down time where we had nothing to do. Then school ended for summer and, despite the my well thought out schedule, it feels like our feet haven't really touched the ground since. We started with a week … Continue reading The End Of Summer.
After a brief respite from flowers last week, they are back. We popped to Ipswich on Sunday to see my mum and dad. Their garden is looking stunning and, while my dad was stuck (literally) in the wendy house with Freya, I sat and watched the bees at work. Don't worry, my dad got out...eventually! … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – And We Are Back To Flowers.
The hum of a small plane engine overhead followed by lots of brightly coloured parachutes slowly floating to the ground were a regular feature of my childhood - and I was often inspired to leap off a garden chair with a sheet tied to me in an attempt to fly. Ipswich Airport has since closed (the last plane left in 1998) … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – February 19th, 2017.
The first few days of half-term have been spent wandering down memory lane – at least for me. Freya and I swapped Norfolk for neighbouring Suffolk and returned to my parents’ house in Ipswich. Not only did they have a load of boxes for me to sort out from their loft, which last saw the light of … Continue reading Half-term Fun At Christchurch Mansion In Ipswich.