I have no idea why I photograph some of the things I do, but there are just moments occasionally, usually when on holiday, that I see an object which is […]
The very best time to capture the real essence of your children can be in those moments when they are truly at their worst. Granted, we don’t always think about […]
It’s my birthday week. The older my face gets, the more like my mother’s it becomes. See? There are worse things that might happen, I suppose. Like Velcro shoes. I […]
A bittersweet time of year in my house. School is awash with colour (predominantly yellow, to be fair). The children hunt for eggs and share their spoils, most of which […]
This is one of my favourite images of recent years. It was taken in 2010 on ‘our’ beach, when the boys were still relatively small, and bare feet in the […]
The journey from boy to man is fraught with danger. First you have to eat, like, a LOT because you keep growing. Sometimes you come home from school taller then […]
Hey, who said you have to DRESS for adventure!? One from the archives. My Explorer baby, complete with camouflage wellies and safari hat, embarks upon a vital journey. He will […]
Finally, I impressed my children with fireworks.
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 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 […]
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). ———————————————————————– […]
Fuel up. Shout a bit. Get fresh air. Lift heavy things. Work, sleep, repeat.
This post is part of a series of weekly posts which reflect on life’s journey, old memories and family stories (see below for more info). ———————————————————————– Once your children start school, there […]
This post is part of a weekly series of ‘link-up’ Posts which reflect on life’s journey, old memories and family stories (see below for more info). ————————————————————————- There’s no Toon like an […]