A week without kids……..

For the first time ever, the school trips for both I&T were in the same week.  I dreamed of wine bar evenings, riveting conversation, cosy baths, and lie-ins.  And immediately celebrated a week free of the smell of chlorine!  I had even instructed Hubbie to cancel all travel, but gave in when I realised that … Continue reading

Day 147 – Trends from Trier……

Our son has arrived home having started another trend at school during his week in Trier.  Some girls discovered the joy of Claire’s Accessories, so my son decided to take a look.  In amongst all the glittering jewels he spotted some retro sunglasses ‘at a good price’.  He bought them when no-one was looking, and … Continue reading