Day 224 - Oct 28th My final wedding of the year, and I was very pleased that it was actually a friend of mine getting married that I was fortunate to be able to capture. The whole day was very relaxed, and the couple were very easy going. It turned out to be a fairly… Continue reading Day 224 – Push yourself, try something new.
Day 223 - Oct 27th Today was all about one thing. Two and a half months of waiting, after a full year of practising... it was finally time for my motorbike test. Time to show I could handle a big bike and earn my full license. I rocked up to meet my instructor before our… Continue reading Day 223 – It won’t always go your way
Day 222 - Oct 26th Its easy to get used to having so many holidays when you work in a school, and whilst no-one is ungrateful for all these breaks, you can get used to having a lot of time off, and perhaps take it for granted a little. This means that you don't always… Continue reading Day 222 – We’re running out of time
Day 221 - Oct 25th Oh what to do to entertain the kids during half term? Well, they already get plenty of time in front of the tv, and we’ve been to the park... my one passion is to get the girls out of the house where we can and going for a walk, exploring… Continue reading Day 221 – Make any excuse, just go outside
Day 220 - Oct 24th In a small inconvenience we had to hand over the car to our mechanic today for its annual service, it meant not being able to go far, but it needed doing. It brought with it two problems, firstly that we had originally arranged to meet friends, but this was the… Continue reading Day 220 – When a problem becomes an opportunity
Day 219 - Oct 23rd Feeding kids is fun isn't it?! No, it really isn't... it can feel like a hugely stressful time of day for most parents of young children. Absolutely convinced that their stroppy little threenagers are wasting away, literally surviving on nothing more than half a bowl of breakfast cereal, a single… Continue reading Day 219 – The fight isn’t always on the street or in the ring
Day 218 - Oct 22nd Today I was out for my final motorbike lesson ahead of my test next week. It was a bit windy, but thankfully the rain clouds managed to hold it together and only let a few drops out rather than soaking us as Storm Brian tried to disrupt the UK. The… Continue reading Day 218 – Keep going until you get it right
Day 217 - Oct 21st We've made it, the half way point through the first term of the year, and Friday marks the beginning of a week off. There is a wonderful feeling with arriving home on a Friday after work, but it feels a bit more special when its the Friday before a week… Continue reading Day 217 – My favourite bubbles are in a drink!
Day 216 - Oct 19th Just one more day to go before the half term holiday, that's what I keep telling myself, a week off work where I don't need to set the alarm clock and can spend a little time with the family. We don't really have many plans for the week, although there… Continue reading Day 216 – Lets get a little closer
Day 215 - Oct 18th If there’s one thing little missy loves, it’s a bottle of warm milk before before bed, is asignificant featured her bedtime routine, but the simple fact is that she is not far from her second birthday, and I don’t think we’re going to be seeing these bottles for much longer. … Continue reading Day 215 – A little bit of black (and white) magic