You know I don’t want to talk about it, go tell it to your friend…

I like to think I’m generally a laid-back person (apart from on the football pitch, maybe) but I’ve been feeling rather stressed of late. The reason? We’ve decided to try and move house, so pitting ourselves back in the world of estate agents, chains, viewings of ours, viewings of other places. I’m trying to be […]

Another duvet day

Another duvet day for A today, after she complained about feeling a bit sick in the tummy. You can tell she’s not herself when she doesn’t want food and just sits quietly. The biggest sign is that Tiger remains unmolested and is able to plonk himself down in relative comfort. This photo, taken a few […]

Running on empty

I’m absolutely cream-crackered, more so than usual, after another weekend involving me playing in two football matches. It’s not that I’m any less fit than the other recent weekends that I’ve done it, but I deliberately moderated my food intake after yesterday’s game, eating about half of what I’d normally have after a game of […]

Piano stickers

It just occurred to me that it would have been easier to show you, rather than tell you about, the stickers I put on the piano that I mentioned yesterday. These are the stickers that I put on the appropriate keys on the piano… … and here’s the opening bits of Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star. […]

Hey man, did you like the chord progression? Hey man, it was in the key of C…

  A’s in a really creative phase at the moment. I can’t remember the last time she turned on the TV before school; her current pre-school morning routine involves just sitting at the table and colouring-in or making something while I get her breakfast ready. This morning, she discovered an old notebook which I had […]