Tag Archives: Kids

Half Term

This week we have: Got up late. Mornings have not been very active or productive in this house. Been to the toyshop. Miss 10 has hoarded her birthday money until she really, truly, completely decided what she wanted. So what … Continue reading

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Paper Flowers

I have never been to Kew Gardens. I do, however, have a ten year old who will make me paper flowers to look at instead: Miss 10 loves making things, so of course when she saw a photo of a … Continue reading

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Yesterday

Yesterday we celebrated a tenth birthday. Miss 10 made some lovely cup cakes, some with chocolate chips in them, and some with rather lurid icing. We also had a proper birthday cake. It was a sponge cake, sandwiched together and … Continue reading

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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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Birthdays

Luckily, Mr PC got out and did some shopping while we were away, because we needed one of these the day we got home: If you have to buy a cake rather than make it, I would recommend the Cadbury … Continue reading

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Big City Adventure Part 4: All Good Things Have To End

I’m sorry, were you expecting a dazzling description of some exciting eatery? We had tea in Victoria Station. Right at the top there is a food court, catering to the fussiest of tastes. Well, it catered for my children, anyway. … Continue reading

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