The birthday Cake


Hello how are you? I didn’t mean to be away for quite so long but other things seem to have got in the way. I have lots to update you on but today I want to share Ellie’s 21st birthday. She chose to go away and picked a hotel in Turkey for some last minute sunshine before Winter begins. I emailed ahead and booked a table in the Turkish restaurant for the big.. Read More

Gabriella’s Five on Friday!

It’s been another ridiculously busy week this week, I’m glad to welcome both the weekend and half term. Given that her sister shared her Five On Friday when it was her birthday, the eldest has insisted that she do the same ha! Happy 20th Birthday Gabriella – not a teenager anymore. We are all looking forward to seeing you later twinkle x x x So here are Gabriella’s Five On Friday; One I.. Read More

My Captured Moment! Happy Birthday Gabriella

October 2005 :Gabriella Anastasia Maria Dear Daughter, This week sees you celebrating your 20th birthday, no longer a teenager. I remember your first birthday so clearly. Himself and I were amazed that we had managed to keep you alive for a whole year. Until your sister came along, we thought we such good parents, then we realised that actually you were such a good girl! We are so proud of you. We know.. Read More

Five on Friday!

This week has been a strange one for me, not least because it was my birthday on Tuesday. So, I guess this is my birthday edition. As always I will be linking up with Amy from Love Made My Home for Five on Friday! One A selection of the beautiful Orchids and flowers that I received as gifts. All so beautiful! Two Cadburys came to visit on the morning of my birthday and.. Read More

Five on Friday : The Birthday Edition

I am joining with Amy from Love made my home for Five on Friday again this week. However, in honour of it being Miss Glade’s birthday, for the second time this week I am handing over to her. Hi this is my five; One My Birthday, I am twelve today – hooray!! Two I am going to school in my own clothes today to raise money for the victims of the terrible earthquake.. Read More

Mr G’s Happy Days! #6

In honour of it being Himself’s birthday, I thought I would ask him about his Happy Days this week. I might be pushing Katy from What Katy Said and Jenna from Tiny Foot Steps to the limit here by breaking the rules again. Disclaimer: I have not had my best week ever but still wanted to take part.   So Himself: Out and about – I have enjoyed a number of good walks this week,  especially.. Read More

Dear Jack!

Dear Jack, Happy Birthday to you, today you are 2! You came to live with us 20 months ago when Ms Glade was 18. You were a little bundle of cuteness who loved to chew everything in sight. I remember how fondly I regarded you when I could no longer sit at the garden table because you had chewed the leg off and, himself was propping it up hoping I wouldn’t notice –.. Read More