This December I am creating a December album again – in the vein of Ali Edwards’ “December Daily“. I wasn’t planning on working on the project again as I had one completed last year (and ….ahem, at least two incomplete albums from previous years….). I’ve noticed that year on year, activities and traditions in our… Continue reading December memories
I don’t even want to think how long it’s been since I last posted here…. In fact, I actually thought a while back that I should close this place down as I would never come back. It’s been a busy old time, especially this year, as we’ve been building a new house, making the… Continue reading Well, hello again!
I was moaning yesterday at the lack of cancellations for our area’s rugby games. When we got to the designated grounds, it was soft but not too bad, and the temperature wasn’t cold, so OK, let’s get on with it. And then the rain set in. Again. This is how the Under 10 game looked… Continue reading Glorious mud….!
And this is definitely a teeny-tiny taste of what we did on our camping trip to Hastings…. Strolling through a flea market in Napier on a VERY hot day, we discovered a caravan selling real Belgian waffles. Echte Belgische wafels. Two varieties: Brussels and Liege. It’s the Liege variety that I used to… Continue reading A little taste
The week in between Christmas and New Year is usually one spent relaxing, having spent the energy on the Christmas festivities and lead up and reviewing the year just about done, while looking forward to the new beginnings that New Year always presents. This year is a little different. While we’re still relaxing, we’re also… Continue reading The Bit in the Middle
There’s a piece of news that is 95%-99% certain – but I’m not actually going to share that with you just yet as that is highly likely to jinx it completely! But because of this news, Hubby agreed that I could get a little something: It’s not a full-on SLR but I decided, having admired… Continue reading I’m so excited!
Ok, so I’ve been 38 for a whole week now. Kept that one quiet didn’t I??! 😆 So different from last year but hey, you have to have change. It’s only been quiet out here in blogland though. On the day, I was truly spoiled by friends and family and it made me realise just… Continue reading Spoiled Rotten