June – the sun has got his hat on

After a terrible wet spell in the U.K. the sun has finally come out, just in time for half term. I would say I’m happy about it but it now means I have to split my time between the house and the garden and nothing gets finished properly. On the plus side it might beContinue reading “June – the sun has got his hat on”

May – when it rains it pours…

And I don’t mean the weather, which has actually been quite decent recently. No, this time it’s COVID. Everything was going so well. School was back up and running after the Easter break, the sun was shining, restrictions had been relaxed slightly and I’d had my second jab. Then our feet were swept from underneathContinue reading “May – when it rains it pours…”

September – looking for normality

I don’t know about you but August seemed to pass by in the blink of an eye. Gone are the days of 10am wake ups and 3am bedtimes, and with a bump we are back to breakfast arguments and the school run. While our daily lives have been turned upside down —trust me, I wasContinue reading “September – looking for normality”

August – meh!

So it’s August… anyone else feeling completely deflated? This time of year I’ve normally just been to spend a few days with family, had a night or two away just my daughter and I, had several fun and interesting days out, and would be in the middle of packing for our annual camping trip toContinue reading “August – meh!”

July – what do you have in store for us?

How are we all feeling? What’s the situation where you are? I hope June was kind to you, for me it was much the same. In the UK everything is slowly starting to open back up but I still very rarely go anywhere. To me everything seems so strange and alien, and I doubt weContinue reading “July – what do you have in store for us?”