Monthly Archives: June 2011

Summer Feast

Have I mentioned that my kids are fussy eaters? Not Mr 3, bless him, but the girls are dreadfully particular. Because of this, our meal plans have become incredibly boring. Six days out of seven you can tell what will … Continue reading

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Teddy Bear

Miss 9 decided that she wanted a teddy bear, so she made one. She’s never really done much sewing before and this was her first real try. This was completely self directed. Planned, cut out and stitched all by herself. … Continue reading

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House for Sale

It’s official! Our house is now on the market. Go and take a look. Apparently I have a beautifully well kept garden, who’d have thought it? It’s amazing what ten minutes a day can do.

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Perfect Morning

This is what this morning was all about: At least, that was the purported purpose. Of course it was also a social outing: Coffee was drunk, and there was plenty of nattering too, before getting on with any crochet. This … Continue reading

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Twelve Years Ago…

Because today is a Sunday, we had our ‘official’ celebration yesterday. We went out for a meal at The Stagg Inn. This was the first pub to earn a Michelin star, and is also one of our nearest eating places, … Continue reading

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We Sing

We have a Wii. Thus far I have studiously avoided learning how to turn it on. I’m sure there must be an on switch for it somewhere, but I’m not going to look for it. It just occupies the TV … Continue reading

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Saraswati Park

I am reading Saraswati Park, by Anjali Joseph at the moment. Now I want to go to India (or North London, perhaps) and eat jelabis and sev and bhel puris. I miss them! I want to go to an Indian … Continue reading

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