Monthly Archives: December 2014

Hamming it up by the Thames

We haven’t been out geocaching for a while so as hubby was off today, we had a look around for some local(ish) caches and headed out to Old Windsor to pick a few up and have a walk by the … Continue reading

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Bored opening too many presents?

‘Tis the season to put even more pictures of what you are doing up on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (among others).  We see stacks of presents and numerous photos of Christmas dinner. Really? I guess it’s the same people who … Continue reading

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Santa Special Train

We took the girls along today to Mizen’s Miniature Railway in Woking to ride on the Santa Special trains.  They were very excited and we had booked our slot early to make sure we got as close to Christmas as … Continue reading

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First ever Build-A-Bear

Yesterday we were sorting out the presents the girls would be getting with their Christmas money (they always get some in advance of Christmas from a family friend).  N decided she wanted a Barbie with wings from Amazon so I … Continue reading

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Not box(ing) clever

I’ve been slightly frustrated by a couple of presents my girls received for their birthdays. Don’t get me wrong, the gifts were well received and made the girls happy, but from the perspective of a parent, I am a bit … Continue reading

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Oh no they didn’t….

oh yes they did.  Love panto that is.  Sorry pantomime.  I keep being corrected by my 3 year old on that. Yesterday a group of us mums (and a dad) from school headed off to see Aladdin in Woking.  It featured … Continue reading

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It’s a wrap

Yesterday, while hubby entertained N (S was at school still), I snuck (that is a real word surely?) off to the bedroom and wrapped up the stocking presents for the girls.  This was the last bit of wrapping I had … Continue reading

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Bargain Hunter

I’m good me.  I do love a bargain and enjoy my eBay sprees but recently I’ve also been looking on a local sale page on Facebook  It’s a bit nicer to buy and sell on there as you don’t have eBay … Continue reading

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20 Geocaching Questions

Washknight came up with the idea of asking various geocaching bloggers a set of 20 questions to see how we all replied.  So, here are my answers: GeoBlogger 20 Questions 1. When and how did you first get into geocaching? … Continue reading

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Christmas is coming

I have been super organised this year. Bar a few little pressies yet to arrive from my favourite shopping venue – Amazon – due to the outlaws not knowing what they wanted for Christmas (what *do* you buy 80+ year … Continue reading

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