The East Lancashire Railway

On a cold and wet January Sunday we jumped in the car and went to visit The East Lancashire Railway. If you’ve followed my blog for a while you’ll have worked out that Dave and now the Robot have a thing about trains. The steamier the better….

A is for Alphabet 

What better way to start an alphabet challenge than with a post all about Learning the alphabet!!  From a very early age we’ve always read to the Robot and we’re continuing this with CABS.  The Robot really loves his ABC books and we think this has fostered a fascination with …

The Letter A #FamilyFunLinky #ABC123Challenge

Welcome to #FamilyFunLinky Week 67 Family Fun is for all bloggers of all shapes and sizes. A supportive little community to share anything you want.  Link up any 2 blog posts and we look forward to having a read! It’s the first day of the #ABC123Challenge and this week obviously …

It’s Been Sunny!

What a brilliant introduction to February… It’s been sunny the past few days of this week and boy does that make the days happier and more joyful to get through.  We even went outside briefly without coats on, shock horror!  It was cold though so it wasn’t for long.  With …

Ultra Violet 

Ultra Violet – Pantone Colour of the Year 2018 A dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future. Complex and contemplative, Ultra Violet suggests the mysteries of the cosmos, the intrigue of what lies ahead, and …

Finding The Sleep Routine

This blog started life as a bit of a rant about sleep.  Without stripping too much of the rant away I wanted to write down where we are at and almost re-evaluate my therapeutic writing process.   Ultimately the rant was about me and my ability to let go, forgetting …

Sleepover on #FamilyFunLinky

Welcome to #FamilyFunLinky Week 66 Family Fun is for all bloggers of all shapes and sizes. A supportive little community to share anything you want.  Link up any 2 blog posts and we look forward to having a read! Your joining Sarah and myself for this weeks Family Fun while …

What’s In A Week

Wow this week has flown past! This is another attempt to get myself back into the swing of writing a weekly round-up post in preparation for the #abc123challenge in a couple of weeks time. I guess only my family really read last weeks post because it remains pretty unloved. Given …

Stuck for ideas? #ABC123Challenge

We’re getting ever closer to the start of the #ABC123Challenge on the 5th of February.  We have had a bit of interest on Instagram from people going to take part which is awesome!  I figured I’d do a bit of an ideas post to get your brains ticking on themes …

#FamilyFunLinky

Welcome to #FamilyFunLinky Week 65 Family Fun is for all bloggers of all shapes and sizes. A supportive little community to share anything you want.  Link up any 2 blog posts and we look forward to having a read! Thanks for calling in today.  Sarah and Alana are hosting the …

Saturday Shine

I’ve often got draft blog posts sat half written in the depths of my hidden blog.  This one was entitled Do You Walk a Mile? The answer is no.  In the spirit of new year I planned to make sure me and my very littles got outside and walked at …

What’s in a Stash?

When I started my little journey into making things again I never really realised that I would suddenly become addicted to fabric…  I mean I have always loved it a bit but burying myself into the world of creativeness on Instagram I have fallen in love with some beautiful fabric.  …

It’s Another #FamilyFunLinky

Welcome to #FamilyFunLinky Week 64 Family Fun is for all bloggers of all shapes and sizes. A supportive little community to share anything you want.  Link up any 2 blog posts and we look forward to having a read! What a good first week back for me!  I can’t believe …

Looking For The Moon

Looking for the moon had become one of my favourite activities to do with the Robot.  Every time we need a bit of fresh air we put on our coats and head outside to look for the daytime moon.  The best bit is that now baby Sister is here we …

The ABC123 Challenge 

Welcome to the ABC123 Challenge. This is not new to me, back in 2016 I gave this a go as a way to find my writing voice and get into the swing of creating regular blog posts.  3 blogs a week, each week a different letter of the alphabet.  It …