Take 2 children and 1 adult, all chocolate lovers. Suggest an Easter egg colouring session, followed by a bit of photography. Oh yes, and add the promise of some nice chocolates to sample once the eggs are coloured and some photos are taken. What do you get?
What you get is good intentions quickly descending [...]
A few months ago, just as the great freeze was beginning, I attended a fabulous bloggers’ lunch in London with some new friends and not quite so new friends (I’m still a neophyte in this blogging world so it’s a bit early to consider fellow bloggers “old friends”). There were Meeta and Jamie (who had come [...]
The man and I recently had a long weekend away. Without children. Let me be a bit more specific – it was the first time since the boy was born over 8 years ago that we had been away without children. 8 YEARS. So our destination had to be somewhere a bit special, but not somewhere [...]
When you die, if you get a choice between going to regular heaven or pie heaven, choose pie heaven. It might be a trick, but if it’s not, ummmm, boy.
I don’t know if any of you remember Deep Thoughts by Jack Handey. It was a 90s phenomenon – books, greeting cards, etc. I [...]