It has been ages since I shared a pegboard update, hasn't it? We have three in the house and I meddle with them quite regularly but I always forget to talk about them on here. I think this might be one of my favourite displays though, so while the sun was shining through my eldest's bedroom window yesterday, I grabbed my camera and took a few photographs. This is also one of the joys of having a couple of hours at home by myself every afternoon ... I get the chance to notice when the rooms are nicely lit as opposed to scrambling around in the early evening taking photographs in artificial light and then never using them because they're too dark and too ugly.Read More
I love days without plans. When you wake up, throw back the curtains, see the sun is shining, wait not-so-patiently for your hungover husband to return from a night out, and then decide to head out on an impromptu family day to the seaside.
My eldest is almost six and not yet wise in the ways of 2p amusements so it seemed a good day to rectify that. And to introduce him to the delights of vinegar soaked chips eaten with sand underfoot. And how to protect his 99 (one flake, no sauce) from a vicious flock of seagulls.
I sat down to write this post on Wednesday, and then again on Thursday, but with temperatures just shy of 30 degrees, it didn't feel quite right talking about cosy interiors and the onset of autumn. After a stormy night, we've woken up to a much milder 15 degrees and a blanket of leaves upon the ground so, today, talking about cushions, blankets and hot cups of tea feels much more appropriate, don't you think?Read More