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  • Beautiful tree with red leaves in Regent's Park
    Memories Wellbeing

    Autumn Blues

      After September, I guess I didn’t have any big distractions any more. The fogginess of the early days was lifting and I was more able to take in what was happening. Daytimes were…

    21st March 2019
  • autumn leaves

    My Autumn Happiness List

      September didn’t work out like I hoped. I was so looking forward to getting back to the old routine and having a (tiny bit) of time to myself and enjoying some late summer…

    2nd October 2017
  • Back to school

    Back To School

      I love this time of year – a whole fresh academic year for the kids and it always feels like a new start for me too. In fact, if only I had some…

    4th September 2017
  • Sisters at Trent Park
    Adventures Memories

    A Little Help From My Sister

      I snapped these photos on Sunday over at Trent Park. It was a lovely sunny autumn day after a day of greyness and heavy rain the day before. Imogen is a total monkey…

    15th November 2016
  • Adventures

    Halloween at Audley End Miniature Railway

      After the lovely time we had at Audley End in the summer, we decided to go back for their Halloween event. No fairies or elves this time, they’ve gone for their winter break,…

    26th October 2016
  • Adventures Memories

    Autumn days

      The younger daughter and I now get a whole day together, well between 9am and 3pm, with no specific plans. Last week we went over to Trent Park to collect leaves, conkers, pinecones,…

    24th October 2016
  • Memories

    Hot Chocolate & Other Treats

      After a really positive start to Reception, Seren had a bit of a wobble the week before last. She decided she didn’t like it anymore and didn’t want to go. She would come…

    23rd October 2016
  • Sunday Scooter School
    Adventures Memories

    Sunday Scooter School

      Well not really a school, and we did biking too, but I can’t resist the alliteration. We took advantage of the beautiful, sunny, warm-ish day yesterday and took the girls out to practise…

    10th October 2016
  • Apple Day at Forty Hall Farm Orchard

    Apple Day at Forty Hall Farm

      The only photos of the girls I took last week were on Sunday at Apple Day. The school days, increasing darkness and us all feeling under the weather are narrowing photo opportunities. Sunday…

    3rd October 2016
  • autumn in regent's park london

    Our Autumn List

      When I asked Seren, my autumn equinox baby, what she was looking forward to about autumn, her reply was that she was excited that it was nearly Christmas! Woah, slow down there. Though,…

    2nd October 2016
  • New beginnings - The Mama Story

    New beginnings

      It’s not just been ‘back to school’ for us here, but whole new beginnings with Reception and Playgroup starts last week! And a whole new beginning for me too, getting some regularly child-free time for…

    12th September 2016
  • Adventures

    Living Arrows 44/52

    Living Arrows is the weekly portrait project that we take part in. It’s a lovely way of choosing my favourite photo or photos of the girls from the week before. We’ve had a fun packed half…

    2nd November 2015