No sooner have we hailed the arrival of June, than it is over. This was a busy month, with school activities running in top gear and our garden renovations also peaking. […]
May is always greeted with mixed feelings, since it always leaves me another year older. The weather has suddenly turned…bad mostly, but warmer at least. The birds are already singing […]
It’s April, and like a flash the winter seems to have rolled around to Spring again. It is light when we wake and light when we go to bed (indeed, […]
March came and went ruthlessly. We shook off the jetlag and went back to school. We got back in the home renovations saddle, and spent much of the month with […]
February. Florida sunshine and Mardi Gras parades. Silly hats and flip flops. White knuckle rides and adrenaline highs. Getting wet. A lot. March? Jetlag, in the main.
Loving being back for another year of family portraits. January is birthday time in our house. Poor planning on my part means that there are just four days (and seven […]
December. A lot of PTA and a lot of Advocaat. Excitement level out of control in the kiddy department. Stress levels out of control in the Mummy department as GCSE […]
November. Dark, cold and a bit miserable. New thyroid medication (for life) another sports injury a spot of DIY a lot of PTA the completion of an adoption assessment and […]
October. A new (effing enormous) shed. A one armed teenager. A conker collection. A sucky Hypothroidism diagnosis. A mid-point Adoption assessment review. Lego all over the floor. And the sofa. […]
September has been a whirlwind. It started with the annual back to school ritual and ended with a broken arm. And in between, it has been pretty much jammed to […]
August has been mainly sunshine for us. I never thought I’d hear myself say that. We have been able to get out into the garden (not to enjoy it, just […]
July has been hot and we have been mostly sweating, so I thought we’d share our cooler extremeties this month. Don’t panic – you’ll find no bottoms here! Since the […]
Just in the nick of June. The dog, true to form, invaded our shoot, so in the interest of real life experience, I’ve included that one too!
It’s May, a rainy birthday portrait for this particular Taurean, and time for our monthly family portrait. Where better than the steps to our garden deck, with a slightly inattentive […]