Day 185 – The day I forgot

Day 185 - Sep 18th Okay, I am human, I completely and utterly forgot to pick up my camera today! Can you blame me after taking around 1000 shots yesterday?? For day 185 we'll have to make do with a photo that is essentially a day late. The wife doesn't think it should count and… Continue reading Day 185 – The day I forgot

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Day 139 – there isn’t room to swing a cat in here

Day 139 - Aug 3rd Rain, rain, endless rain, its like the weather has forgotten what month it is! Thankfully my plan for today involved spending more time in the garage in an attempt to get it into some kind of order. There is only so much I can throw out, regardless of how ruthless… Continue reading Day 139 – there isn’t room to swing a cat in here

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Day 131 – It can’t rain forever

Day 131 - Jul 26th With Olivia's nursery day switched to today, we had to work out how to get her there this morning in the pouring rain. The instant and obvious choice was to jump in the car and drive round, which always pains me as it is walking distance... but Olivia was having… Continue reading Day 131 – It can’t rain forever

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Day 126 – Schools out for summer… almost!

Day 126 - Jul 21st The end of term is here, for most people in our school. Its a bit of a funny year though, there will still be some people, including myself, that will still be going in on Monday. So that we could finish on the Friday, the school gave us the option… Continue reading Day 126 – Schools out for summer… almost!

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Day 116 – and the rain, rain, rain came down, down, down…

Day 116 - Jul 11th After a few weeks without rain, the garden lawn is starting to look a bit tired, and I've had enough of having to grab a watering can and water the flowers each evening, and then worrying about them if I forget to do it one evening. Well today started out… Continue reading Day 116 – and the rain, rain, rain came down, down, down…

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Well if there was any doubt that autumn had arrived, there certainly shouldn't be now. The changing colour of the leaves may have been paused by the recent warm weather, but today has autumn written all over it. Grey, cold, raining, windy... pretty much a cyclists worst nightmare! The rain makes potholes vanish, the wind… Continue reading 286.365

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“The sun did not shine. It was too wet to play. So we sat in the house. All that cold, cold, wet day.” Heavy rain was forecast for today, and that was exactly what we got... all... day... long!! I opted to take the car into work today, I just couldn't face getting totally drenched.… Continue reading 155.365

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“... millions long for immortality who don't know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.” Thanks for the feedback on bedtime routines, I am pleased to say that we had a night of unbroken sleep last night, and we were very grateful for it, even if we can't guarantee we will get… Continue reading 93.365

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“The storm starts, when the drops start dropping. When the drops stop dropping then the storm starts stopping.” It comes as no surprise that the day started slowly with both me and the wife feeling quite tired. We didn't hurry to get up and let Olivia have cuddles in our bed for a while. It… Continue reading 25.365.2014

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Day 358/365

"The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other. " Christmas eve is finally here, and what a full day it has been! We headed off to see Scott and Julia this morning and their new little arrival Ewan, and after a cup… Continue reading Day 358/365