Tag Archive: #countrykids

Nov 19

Country Kids in Kent

Last weekend we have a fab weekend away visiting friends, it was so nice to catch up and watch Monkey and Mouse interacting with their gorgeous little boy. Another thing it did was reignited a want for fresh air. I haven’t joined in Country Kids for ages, not for a lack of want – just …

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Nov 07

Firework Night 2015

We were planning on visiting a big firework display this year; in Nottingham there is one held at the same site they have the Goose fair and we haven’t visited it since time BC (Before Children). It has a fun fair, bonfire, a children’s firework display, a big display and mushy peas. We were really …

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Oct 10

A Boat Ride at Rutland Water

You know that we visited Land’s End recently in Oakham in Rutland and that they treated us to a ride on the Rutland Belle, the boat that takes you around Rutland Water. We have visited Rutland Water before but never been on the water – the Monkey and the Mouse were so excited to be …

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Oct 03

Monkey and Mouse take Photos in the Garden

I have loved photos for as long as I can remember – both taking them and looking at them. Monkey and Mouse have both inherited my love and we can sit for hours looking at old photos laughing at the memories or picking out the interesting bits. Every time I get my camera or phone …

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Sep 26

Countryside in the City

It is surprising what you find amongst the houses. We have lived here now for seven months and we are still discovering things that we didn’t know were there. The in-laws visited last weekend and we decided to go for a walk to blow off the cobwebs and get rid of some cabin fever. We …

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Jul 24

Growing Sunflowers

Just after Mouse was born, Monkey¬†planted a tomato seed; he loved it, watered it, watched it and even talked to it. The plant grew and tomatoes started to form. There was an unfortunate snail attack on the plant and most tomatoes did not survive; but only a few weeks later we had something – one …

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Jun 07

Sunday Photo

May 16

Country Kids

Monkey and I had some Mummy/Son time this afternoon as Mouse was at a birthday party and Daddy was out too. We decided to go on a bit of an adventure and explore the area around our house. Just up the house and off a fairly busy road we came across a nature reserve. We …

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May 09

Country Kids

We have seen a change in the weather and we are liking it. We love the sun and love being out in it. The Monkey and the Mouse are both lovers of the outdoors, but one day they couldn’t decide whether they wanted to go out in the garden or whether they wanted to stay …

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Apr 25

Country Kids

We spent the weekend with family last weekend and there was only one thing all of the children wanted to do….play football. Luckily they have a football field just a five minute walk away. So we head over to it and had some fun!¬† After a little while and a ball to the face Mouse …

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