Category Archives: family

Half Term break

I’m not one for running excitedly to the Doctor or Dentist. In fact, I would rather run the opposite way to the Dentist and more so now every visit seems to result in bills for mucho money. It can put … Continue reading

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Christmas time

And so we approach the last week of term. A time when children are so exhausted the slightest sign of a bug leaves them pale and withdrawn, seeking the warmth and comfort of their sickbed. Teachers, too, fall fast and … Continue reading

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Stage and screen

Wednesday comes and I find myself sitting in a primary school hall awaiting the dramatic interpretation of an idea that my daughter’s school drama group are about to perform. Any free entertainment is great especially when it helps little people … Continue reading

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london or bust

A rare opportunity to visit family in London and we are off at the crack of almost 10am! Horrible drive through dorset – one of the few motorway free zones of the uk. The roads were fine but the weather … Continue reading

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You got to be Grul to be cruel

Eventually I gave in and took the children to see “Despicable Me”. Being a sucker for animated movies I was keen to see what the writers of Shrek had come up with and I wasn’t disappointed. A simple, but effective, … Continue reading

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