Suddenly, we felt that slightly unfamiliar experience. Yes, there it was. It was raining! Anyone in the UK will know that the past few weeks, probably just over a month, has been almost solid sunshine. We've easily been hitting mid-twenties a lot. As someone who doesn't deal well with heat, it was a welcome break.… Continue reading Here comes the rain
Today we went with our friend Ian up to Reekie Linn for an afternoon to enjoy the extended sunshine we've been experiencing recently. Through the countryside and up past Alyth on the B954, you turn off the road just over the bridge find a grassy area at the Reekie Linn car park. There are picnic… Continue reading Exploring Reekie Linn
After another "three year old has clearly been in my office" situation today, Kevin brought this when he came for dinner.I'm deadly serious. My office is getting locked.
I'm going to need to look into changing the standard door handle on my office door to one which has an actual lock and key. A certain three year old doesn't understand "stay out and leave dad's things alone" - found my BB-8 vinyl pop toy in three pieces along with a few other tell… Continue reading Locked office
Here comes trouble... Remembering Papa
Ben wanted to paint rocks after nursery for some reason. Zara set him up in the garden, she thought we'd escape the odd drop or something.This was the aftermath...Yes, he painted the table, solar light, and window...
Into gardening season
We've had literally a handful of accidents but today marks one year of Ben being dry during the night. Which means he's been toilet trained for over a year, probably February last year. We still need some practice of not getting distracted during the day or focusing too much and "ignoring nature's call" but he's… Continue reading One year of (almost) dry nights.
Taking time off just because
Drawing five things