You’ve got a friend in me

You’ve got a friend in me

To me, a friend is someone you can rely on, who you can ring at the last moment and if you really need them they will drop anything to help. You might not see them very often, maybe not even once a year. They can be on a different continent – but you know you still have a connection.

The Gallery – National Photography Day

Here is my favourite photo from National Photography Day.On the official website  for World Photography Day it says, “Today, we take our photographs for granted. But next time you’re flicking though photos from your last holiday, remember that...

Can you trust the one you love?

How much can you ever really know another person? Can you trust them, and should you?The Secrets Between Us by Louise Douglas poses these questions. I was sent this book as part of the Transworld Book Club which I joined because it gave me a great excuse to read more...

Listography: Last week I was mostly…

I was going to put loads of lovely pictures of all the fun things we got up to last week. But when I looked through iphoto these pictures caught my idea, They show what really happened last week. What it’s like to be at home with 3 small girls and a husband on a...
Cardboard box police car

Cardboard box police car

The cardboard box which our latest pram came in has been sitting in the kitchen for over a month. The children have had so much fun jumping on it and hiding inside, but this week it was finally time to do something with it. I asked my daughter what she wanted to make...

Big sister of twins

“This is the way we went to visit you in hospital when the babies were born, mummy,” my four year old said last week. We were on a route we hadn’t been down for a while. She was right it was the same way we would go to the hospital. I was...
The Gallery – Black and White

The Gallery – Black and White

I love looking at black and white images but rarely use them myself. Once a picture has been taken in colour it’s hard to change it. This is my photo of the Spinnaker tower in Portsmouth.

If you go down to the woods today….

Teddy bear books Last week we went to a teddy bear’s picnic with the local twins club. Luckily the rain held off and all the teddys and twins had a lovely day. It encouraged me to dig out a few old favourite teddy themed books.  Teddy Bears Picnic by Mark...