The Gallery

The Gallery — Play

The Gallery — Play

Oh what a gorgeous theme this week.  I can't wait to look through all the posts on this one. Fresh back from Kenya it was lovely watching children playing over there, it doesn't matter where in the world children are, they still love to just be children, don't they?  As…
The Gallery — Trees

The Gallery — Trees

Trees are my barometer of the weather and the ever changing seasons.   You might not notice the temperature dropping slightly after a lazy summer but you will notice the leaves falling from trees.   Once of my earliest memories is of kicking leaves on Wimbledon Common.   When the…
The Gallery — Being a parent

The Gallery — Being a parent

Another great theme for The Gallery this week and one that will no doubt be filled with lots of shots of book bags, dinners and really cute children.  Or parents freezing on rugby touchlines on a Sunday morning.     Sadly none of those scenarios really feature on my parenting…
The Gallery — Spectacular

The Gallery — Spectacular

That's an odd picture for The Gallery theme this week, I grant you.  Not particularly spectacular.  Though rather lovely, I agree.   You will have to forgive me for being a bit self indulgent because it's been a funny year for me as a blogger, and an odd week. I think…
The Gallery  — Light

The Gallery — Light

It was thanks to a suspected broken collar bone that I got to take the above pic.   E had fallen badly on a trampoline two weeks before and after a detour to the local A&E department on the way home from school they confirmed after an X-Ray that it…
The Gallery — Talent

The Gallery — Talent

I can't play a musical instrument I can't really cook (though I do at least try) I can't run a 10k I can't ride a horse I can't play rugby, football or hockey. I can't speak a foreign language I can't knit, sew, crochet, or do anything practical Which sort…