I can’t quite get over the fact that I ‘own’ an eleven year old. I don’t own, she’s just on long-term loan, but you know what I mean. As they get older the parties get harder to organise, and I’m ever hopeful that they might be over although that being said, this one was delightful … [Read more…]
For her tenth birthday – yes 10 – we decided to keep is small and intimate and treat ourselves to a decadent afternoon tea on board a lovely London bus. The BB Bakery bus tour was a fun & sugary way to celebrate our little girl’s double figures. But blimey there was a lot of … [Read more…]
Well, we went and already it feels like many many moons ago. I’ve been to Zante quite a few times now and this time was by far the best – with my babies, swimming until 8pm every day, tzatziki with every meal. Bliss.
What feels like years ago I booked a long weekend at Living Architecture’s Dune House, 18 months later 4 adults and 4 children and one modern architect loving puppy went, we stayed, we breathed out and out and then in again and it was amazing. Almost a year later I’m blogging some images. I want … [Read more…]
Last Sunday whilst the girlchild went to her monthly Red Fox Sewing Club at Pat-a-Cakes in Brockley, me and him went on a date. It was going to be filled with giggles and coffee (me, he had fresh OJ) and cake and maybe we’d tell each other some jokes and plan a summer holiday or … [Read more…]
This year Spring has felt so long, cool and windy. I’m not complaining, although being British it’s hard not to, but getting the musette out in ‘summer’ clothes has been tricky, the few warm days we’ve had have been a) school days and b) really breezy. So this week whilst the bluebells were still standing … [Read more…]
We did this last year and loved it, however, this year was more about the Waterloo mirror wall…
This place is every small child’s dream and potentially every parent’s nightmare: sugary breakfast cereals with additional chocolate toppers. Their eyes almost popped out of their little over tired sockets when we rocked up to the Brick Lane cafe this morning after their very late sleepover. They needed the sugar fix like I needed a … [Read more…]