Missing the First Word

Did I really just miss my sons first word? We all love the milestones of our children and today for the first time Dave has taken full care of the Robot for the whole day.   We had a heart to heart last week and I said that I would share …

A Last Minute Summer Holiday

Today is officially Autumn.  The temperature dropped dramatically yesterday and I’m sat under a blanket as I type.  A mere two days ago though we were on a last-minute Summer holiday.   The British weather never seems to let me down.  August is notoriously rubbish but September I always say is …

Westmorland County Show

A Day Out to Westmorland County Show Billed as one of the countrys largest one day agricultural show the Westmorland County Show is the place to be!  With 10s of 1000s of visitors each year it really is truely epic! This is the first year I’ve been and was founded …

Lets All Go to the Zoo

Lets All Go to the Zoo Maybe not all of us…  The Robot and I have purchased an annual pass to our local Zoo The Lakeland Wildlife Oasis.  It’s only 20 minutes up the road and as zoos go it’s not that big.  We can walk round it in an …

Walk up to Bowscale Tarn

This last weekend has been all about the parties! Our go to party on Sunday was in Keswick in the Lake District at 3pm. It being fairly late in the day we had time to go exploring beforehand. We packed up a picnic lunch and headed for Mungrizedale just outside …

Cycle Camping to Malham Cove

Cycle Camping to Malham Cove We haven’t been on a bike adventure since May so we decided we decided on Friday night that we should go cylce camping to Malham Cove.  Saturday morning we got up as normal with the Robot and set to packing for our trip.  We’re pretty …

Happy Days #20 – Catch Up!

A bit late for you this week.  Only 2 days late but thanks to my trusty bullet journal I have all my happy bits written down in text form for last week.  Lets take a look at all the little bits that made me happy last week: – Getting a …

Serpentine Woods – Alphabet Trail Family Walk

Serpentine Woods – Alphabet Trail Family Walk My Mum rang me up the other day and asked if we would like to come for a walk with her.  Serpentine Woods in Kendal, Cumbria, was the suggested walk.  I’m not from Kendal myself but my Mum is and although I have …

The habit of habits

Ever since I finished the 5×50 challenge back at the end of May I’ve slowly seen myself get lazier and lazier. Once upon a time I would have been up and changed by 9am looking forward to leaving the house. Yes, even with a teeny tiny baby. Roll on to now and I find myself rushing around with minutes to spare to get out the door, often being late.
What’s happened I ask myself?

Buzzards, Bats & Best Friends 

Those of you who are regulars on my blog may have noticed that I went missing over the weekend. A long long weekend, 5 whole days of quiet and more… We went camping.  the Robot & I left Daddy Dave at home on Thursday and set off to Eskdale with …