I am joining in with The Gallery again, this week’s theme is Hands. The first thing I ever noticed about Small Boy when he finally chose to make an appearance two weeks after his due date, was his HUGE hands, which probably seemed all the more massive in my delirious post giving-birth state. He also […]
Or Gooseberries to those less familiar with the term. Or stikkelsbær as they are known in Denmark, groseille in France, and stachelbeere here. I may not be fluent in any language apart from English, but you can always rely on me to remember the global names for completely random things… I used to hate gooseberries as […]
We found this art installation in a quiet square in Prague. Apparently it’s called Big Guns. Powerful stuff!
Prague has changed a lot since we first visited over ten years ago, when we were young, relatively care-free and without small accomplices. It was also the middle of winter, and covered in snow. Which might explain why I didn’t recognise a lot of the streets we revisited this time around. The Small People couldn’t […]
More on our trip to Prague (which I am still trying to catch up from!) very soon. But until then, I will leave you with a view of this beautiful city’s expanse of ancient roof-tops, taken from the top of the Old Town Hall…
Even the road to Berchtesgaden is beautiful!
I am still not sure what I want to be when I “grow up”. I don’t think I ever have been if I am honest, having changed my mind at least a hundred times over the years – and it looks like The Seven Year old will follow suit! In the past she has […]
Part of me currently feels like a cruel mother for getting rid of the once beloved sand-pit, in the interests of teaching our children to be more self-sufficient. But a bigger part of me is also thrilled at its departure, worn down by the never-ending trail of sand lying in wait for all and sundry, […]