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backyard skate ramp

Everytime we head to the park the boys want to go to the skate ramps, not that they can skate, but they enjoy running up and down and sometimes (when not falling over and loosing a knee or elbow) also to skoot. Since we moved into our house our skater …

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my week in food – 5th October

My week in food started off quite well with a mini Japanese feast, with Miso, Fish, dumplings (shop bought) and some fried tofu. Tuesday was retro school chicken curry, which despite having made this for years, the boys managed to improved with a big dollops of Tomato Ketchup stirred in. …

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a model village at bekonscot

Bekonscot is somewhere that I have heard about since I met my wife nearly twenty years ago, but having not been brought …

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a right royal show at egham

I haven’t been to a farmers/county show since I was about ten years old. Having missed the Guildford show earlier in the …

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homemade rock pools

We’ve been at Grandmas this week and so today I had a nice long sleep In the morning. By the the time …

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pizza express party

Last week was the last day of nursery for our eldest. He’s now graduated to Infant school and had to say goodbye …

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earning his spurs

Not being a Spurs fan, I was not overjoyed that the boys support Spurs (blame the wife), however the smile on our …

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cardboard aquarium

What to do when the boys want to make something and we have run out of space to make any large cardboard …

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goodwood festival of speed

One of my friends had some tickets for the Goodwood Festival of Speed, which I wouldn’t necessarily run out and buy, but …

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the new forest

A few free days for the whole family allowed us to jump in the car and head down to the New Forest …

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chocolate wrapper kites

Grandma was here last week and promised the boys a treat one day. Almost every time that we go to the supermarket …