I guess because it was the day after Halloween, La Serpiente’s school had a pyjama day. On the one hand this should have saved us time getting her ready for school, allowing us time to[…]
I got home from work ealet this evening, to take the girls out trick or treating. In the UK, Halloween is a time for mischief and making a nuisance late at night. In at least[…]
The girls went to the aquarium today and met two octopuses and a fish with one eye. Or should that be two octopi and a fish with one us? No, I guess not.
It was down to 1° outside this morning. The front steps were slippery with frost (enough that Destroyer fell down them today) and we’d mislaid La Serpiente’s gloves.
A second late night meant that La Serpiente was very floppy today, forever trying to sit down regardless of the activity.
La Serpiente was floppy and exhausted all day, and it wasn’t until the evening that we realised this is what happens when she stays up super late for the Halloween carnival. Whoops. Luckily, tonight we[…]
I located my headphones this morning, just as I’d given up hope. They were inside my hat. Sadly, not the hat I’d lost, but ar least that’s one less missing possession.
I keep losing things. In the last two weeks I’ve lost a new wooly hat and a pair of Bluetooth headphones. Both of these are galling; I have other hats, but this was a new,[…]
Friends visited for gin yesterday, so I felt quite maudlin today. This would be a function of drinking gin, of being a bit lonely at work (most of the teams are out this week so[…]
I woke up feeling a bit rough today (getting to sleep at 3am will do that to you) and then the day was a bit of an odd one; the kids were good, or bad,[…]