I’ve just read a Dr. Seuss story to my 5 year old. Tomorrow morning, she’ll be 6. I’ve read so my Dr. Seuss stories to my kids over the last 20 years, I probably know them all off by heart. It’s the last time I’ll read a good night story to a 5 year old daughter or son of mine…. Read more →
We made a short video about Annie’s move to Dubai to share with her old class back at Grove Road School, Harrogate.
Our first family birthday in Dubai. Followers of our blog will know that birthdays are a big deal for us and Annie is thr first one of us to celebrate in our new abode in Dubai. It’s also St. Patrick’s day so yesterday we went to Irish Village, watched a some entertainment and drank Guinness and ate some good old… Read more →
The littlest of the little people in or house is 4. So that’s 4 years to the day since I delivered her in our hallway and hit the local headlines as a result. A wonderful 4 years. She’s such a precious wee thing. Here she is with her big sis, playing with some of her new prezzies. Beyala toys are… Read more →
Happy birthday Annie-Mo, you gorgeous little bundle of life and energy. You entered our house with a bump and turned all our lives upside down, made us rethink so much and brought change all round for the better. I wish you a wonderful year of happiness, joy, adventure, people you love and massive hugs, great stories and fun. Love you… Read more →
Today was world book day. Sophie went to school dressed as one of goldilocks’s three bears or as she secretly knew, in her pyjamas. Unfortunately I didn’t get a picture of her but I did get a picture of Annie-Mo and her friend playing with rice and lavender at the kitchen table. They happily sat, quietly engrossed, pouring and scooping… Read more →
Here is a picture of Annie-Mo at church today. She is cuddling two snuggley toys.
Mischievous things I have found Annie-Mo doing recently; Drinking the dog water through a straw. Putting all the clean towels in the bath whilst it’s filling up. Drinking the guinea pig water. Raiding the fridge and tipping all the sweetcorn on the floor then eating some of it. Raiding the spice drawer, sneaking off with a big bag of cinnamon… Read more →
Here is a picture of Annie-Mo caught in the act of stealing a teabag from my cup. She loves old teabags and likes nothing better then squeezing them between her little chubby hands until all the tea leaves squirt out, ready to be rubbed into the carpet.