Parenting, Photography

That time of year again

It's that time of year again, Autumn is finally here. These two shots were both taken with my iPhone 6 Plus on a walk over the Lickey Hills, near Birmingham and edited in Snapseed, the free editing software from Google. The leaves are starting to turn some fantastic colours and I am rapidly running out… Continue reading That time of year again


Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so!

If turning 40 doesn't make you stop and realise that you are not immortal and the clock is endlessly ticking, its your younger sister who has a daughter that has just turned 18 years old! I am one of three, and I still remember carrying my youngest sister in my arms when she was born...… Continue reading Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so!


The real problem with summer holidays

Autumn is pretty much here now, the weather is certainly beginning to reflect that, and its generally a pretty nice time of year, the weather is still fairly warm and dry, the leaves are all changing colours, and who doesn't love kicking leaves about?! Its nice to look back over a lovely summer where I… Continue reading The real problem with summer holidays


Sunshine and rain

Let's be honest here, what has summer actually consisted of? Well, while its true there has been some sunshine, it hasn't exactly panned out as we'd hoped. In fact those of us who jetted away to far off hot countries are probably feeling fully justified in the money they spent now. Is there anything more… Continue reading Sunshine and rain