Flights of Fancy

I do so love hearing about Ben’s imaginary friend called “Just Cold” – he lives in Oldham or London depending on when you happen to ask the question, apparently Ben last saw him “a couple of months ago” or “just the other day” again depending on when you happen to ask.  Ben has been telling us about “Just Cold” since early December and often adds little bits of information. He flies his car which “has a cape on the back to fly over the people who are walking on the road” and today’s addition is that “he has a super dog who’s a hero”.  When I asked Ben more about this dog I discovered that apparently he’s called Thomas, he’s green & wears an orange cape. Further to Ben’s friend called “Just Cold” and his super hero dog, this week we have discovered that Ben has three pet bats who live…

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Looking back over the year . . .

Looking back over the year . . .

What will I remember of 2012? One of the most stressful years of my life punctuated with aceness 🙂 Got married (FINALLY), gave up an permanent … View Post
New words!

New words!

Chlo seems to have become much more chatty this week – she has been saying Mama for quite a long time, she has also said … View Post
Love x

Love x

The first thing Ben told me when he woke up this morning was “I dreamed that I love you and daddy and Chloe. Too … View Post
Growing fast

Growing fast

Dave measured Ben today – he stands at 3ft 3 tall. We told him that if we had two Bens stood on top of each other … View Post
A crazy busy day – mostly explained in pictures!

A crazy busy day – mostly explained in pictures!

Ange arranged a trip to the local fire station for her charges this morning!  Meeting Fire Fighter Mark Fire Fighter Mark showing off … View Post
The Importance of Pictures

The Importance of Pictures

So I read this post at that weekend: The Mom Stays in the Picture and it really struck a chord.  I’ve since read … View Post