Year 4 Nativity extravaganza

Year 4 at my son’s school have just performed a modern version of the nativity and it was fantastic!They have been working on it for weeks. My son had to rock and roll dance with one of the girls in…

Quiz night success

We had a fab evening and the quiz questions went down a treat, although I think I had high expectations of the guests level of ability! One guest who shall remain nameless (David) answered that venison was a drinkable product…

Busy, busy, busy!

I love Christmas! Today I have 32 presents to wrap for year fours visit from santa, serve mulled wine to parents at the nativity (volunteerd so I have an excuse to watch my super talented son for the 3rd time!)…

The Whoops a Daisy Angel

I have just watched my youngest son’s nativity play. It was adorable! Now that he’s in year one he had a speaking part – One line “Whoops a daisy was so excited she forgot to tidy herself up” he was…

To cut a long story short ..

I was discharged the next day, still in an incredible amount of pain. Much more pain than I thought I would be in. I’m slowly feeling better, but I am very bored. I need to have a blood test on…

Gall bladder operation cont…

Now where was I? I then spent 6 and a half hours waiting for my operation! By this time I had developed a headache from hell and needed paracetamol desperately due to lack of fluids, lack of food, lack of…

Gall bladder removal op

Still alive, just. (maybe a slight exaggeration). Please excuse any spelling mistakes as i’m probably still a bit high on drugs of the medical prescribed variety – of course. I’m going to describe my experience as it happened, maybe it…

Disapointed

Oh well, I didn’t get the job. I’m glad I didn’t tell too many people about it now! Apparently I came second. Great! Just consoling myself with a glass or six of wine. Back to the drawing board.

funny old day

Eldest son was off school today as had a sore throat and temperature, so he spent the day watching Sponge Bob on TV. It’s a good job he was so enthralled in Bikini bottom (you’ll know what I’m talking about…

Center parcs

We’ve just had an excellent week at Center Parcs in the lakes. we have been before, but this time was better than ever. I think it’s because the boys are getting older and can therefore do more activities also my…

Halloween Gingerbread Haunted House

As a practice run for creating an amazing gingerbread house for Christmas, I thought I would practice for Halloween! I may stick to developing a tradition of gingerbread houses for Halloween instead of Christmas, as it’s not an easy task!…