So, you’ve eaten your Christmas dinner, what’s next?

The kids have opened their presents, the lunch has been cooked, devoured and you have staggered from dinner table to sofa, cheeks rosy from the steamy heat of the kitchen and that bottle of red you knocked back during the meal.  Bother, the remote is just out of reach but to save you having to … Continue reading So, you’ve eaten your Christmas dinner, what’s next?

Spithandle Nursery.  A family tradition at Christmas time..

This weekend we took our annual trip to Spithandle Nursery in Sussex to choose our Christmas tree.  This experience offers so much more then just popping around to B&Q.. the drive alone into the beautiful countryside of West Sussex is a joy in itself; the family Spithandle experience truly is a special way to kick … Continue reading Spithandle Nursery.  A family tradition at Christmas time..

The inevitable Christmas jumper.  The best of a bad lot..

So the PTFA (think it stands for parent, teachers and friends something or other..) fundraiser looms.. dress your kid in an acrylic jumper from the local supermarket for the last day of term and pay for the privilege.  It's all in a good cause, lets face it schools are up against it these days and … Continue reading The inevitable Christmas jumper.  The best of a bad lot..