Outings

Walk in the woods

Today, Sunday, we went for a walk in a place called Strickland’s Glen. It was pleasant enough, a series of pathways lead down through the woods eventually leading out onto the shore. There were some streams leading into a lake, you can see in one of the photos one of the little waterfalls. I thought …

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From bad to good

The week did not start off well! A friend passed away – in our old house just up the road from where we live now we grew to love the couple next door. I will never forget the support they offered us when our baby Molly was lost, those days shortly afterwards were pretty dark …

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DEAR DIARY (2nd May 2008)

Lunch was at 12 today, and that was the end of formal lessons as the children have worked particularly hard this week. The weather was too nice to stick around the house so we packed a picnic and headed into the village. Three hours playing hide and seek, making daisy chains, playing with two other …

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29th April 2008

Returning from the hospital – Tuesday night and feeling like I dont want to do anything more today. this was Seb’s pre op appointment for next Thursday. He is having vents in his ears and his adenoids removed, I think he needs it as his right ear wasn’t even measuring on the scale today when …

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I faked it

My sun tan that is. I hate how that stuff smells so I always put in on an hour before I shower, that way I get the tan without the icky coconut smell. I love coconut but this stuff stinks. Sitting here smelling icky I thought I had better give you a quick update… We …

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Its a jungle out there!

This was such a busy day … This morning after the usual panic to get everyone ready and out the door we made it in good time at our destination. We went to the science museum, W5, in Belfast. The little playgroup were going, one of our children belongs to the playgroup so we had …

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