Finally, I impressed my children with fireworks.
Ollie turned seven last week, and I thought I’d go for a ‘cheap as chips’ Retro approach to partying this year. His obsession is Lego, so what better way to […]
Each year of our lives brings change, growth and wisdom. Whether you are 6 or 46, there is always time to learn something new. 2013 was no exception for my […]
My eldest son is growing up. His parents are divorced and families, he is learning, can be complicated, but none the less amazing. When he was 9 years old I […]
Man, does my boy love Lego. Santa went all out on the stuff for Christmas, and with so many new things to build there has been a relentless and futile […]
This post is (a bit late this week and) part of a series of weekly posts which reflect on life’s journey, old memories and family stories (see below for more info). ———————————————————————– […]
This is the Christmas tree which represents my childhood. It stands on Bournville Green in Birmingham, and has been there since 1948 when it was planted by Dame Elizabeth Cadbury […]