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A Family Portrait For July

Oh well this is a crap iPhone job to be honest. I just got a passerby to take a quick photo, the littlest is asleep and the older one isn’t looking at the camera. I considered going out to take an alternative but it depicts such a lovely day that i wanted to use it anyway.

We are so lucky to live where we live but sometimes we whinge about the house prices, tiny garden and the bloody seagulls waking us up at 4am (even when i am asleep i dream of conducting a mass seagull massacre with machine guns); still when we can draw ourselves out of our own misery we remember that life is good, very good at that. We also remember how good it is to spend a bit of time being tourists again…


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A Family Portrait For June


Things lately have been hectic but lovely with lots of trips and visits in June. With the World Cup wanderer now returned we had a day out at a national trust place (Nymans) on Wednesday. It was our first full day as a family of four for quite a while and we were blessed with more wonderful weather.

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Awwwwww thanks!

Yesterday i received the very exciting and humbling news that i had been shortlisted in the Brilliance in Blogging awards for the ‘Fresh Voice’ category. Thank you so much to everyone who voted for me!

I won’t lie I’ve had a couple of glasses of wine and can’t really think of anything much more eloquent to say so i will just go with the old faithful and post a picture of a cute bunny in a party hat and hope that seals the deal for you.

It will take all of 30 seconds to put my name forward, and you can vote here

Big love in your faces xxx