Thursday, 23 April 2015

§ Nearly Wordless Wednesday #3 §

Nearly wordless Wednesday (on a Thursday!)



Here's our little man cutting the grass by himself for the first time.......





❖Happy Homemaker Monday #6❖


Monday 13th April 2015

The days are zooming by 





Last week was our big girl's birthday ~ H is 17 years old!! She wanted books, DVDs and money for clothes.  We also bought her the box set of the Friends television series.  This year she will be able to start to learn to drive - where has the time gone?


The weather outside is::::

Another lovely Spring week weather wise.

My simple pleasures::::

Spending time with my family.

On this week's to do list::::

Continue to clear the veg beds in the potager (veg patch)
Sow more tomatoes
Start clearing the kitchen ready for our 'redo'

Currently reading::::

I am still reading We are at War: The Diaries of Five Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times
Night time reading with M and W is 'How to train your dragon' by Cressida Cowell


On the TV this week::::
Masterchef
Chicago PD
Poldark
Banished
Law and Order
NCIS New Orleans

On the menu this week::::

Monday - Spanish pork
Tuesday -  Cottage pie
Wednesday - Fidget Pie 
Thursday - Pasta
Friday - Beef Cas.
Saturday -  Steak hachee and chips
Sunday - Roast lamb


Our plans for the week ahead::::

Monday - English lessons at school (pm) Extra Activities (TAP) at school (pm)
Tuesday -  R work (am)
Wednesday - M Sports Club (all day athlectics)
Thursday - R work (am) English lessons at school (pm) Extra Activities (TAP) at school (pm)
Friday - W handball (pm)   
Saturday - Shopping in the big town!  
Visit DIY shop/Passport photos/Goldfish for the little ones/Denim jacket for H
Sunday - Homework
What's happening in the garden and on the farm this week::::

The cows go out this week = Yipee!

What I am crocheting, sewing or creating at the moment::::

Moogly crochet-along 
LookatwhatIhavemade 2015 'Sophie's Universe' crochet-along blanket 
Large squares and flowers blanket

Favorite photo from the camera::::



I hope you all have a great week!

Today I am going to link up with other "Happy Homemakers" here at Diary of a stay at home Mom so please pop over if you want to see what others are up to this week all around the world. :o)

Happy Homemaker Monday #5

Monday 6th April 2015

Happy Easter 




The weather outside is::::

How lucky we were with the weather for Easter Day.  The sun was out and it wass lovely and warm ~ just right for an Easter egg hunt.  Looks like it is going to be another lovely day today.


My simple pleasures::::

Chocolate eggs and chocolate balls ~ yum yum!

As I look around the house::::

Everyone has been home for the long weekend, so there is lots of tidying up to do.

Currently reading::::

I am still reading Mrs.Miles's Diary: The Wartime Journal of a Housewife on the Homefront and We are at War: The Diaries of Five Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times
Night time reading with M and W is 'How to train your dragon' by Cressida Cowell


On the TV this week::::
Poldark
Banished
The Voice
Law and Order
NCIS New Orleans
Chicago PD

On the menu this week::::

Monday - Roast Beef (Easter Monday)
Tuesday -  Chickpea curry
Wednesday - Mac and cheese (H's birthday)
Thursday - Fish pie
Friday - Pot au feu
Saturday -  Fajitas
Sunday - Roast pork


Our plans for the week ahead::::

Monday - Bank Holiday - all at home
Tuesday -  R work (am)
Wednesday - M Sports Club (pm) H's 17th birthday
Thursday - R work (am) English lessons at school (pm) Extra Activities (TAP) at school (pm)
Friday - W handball (pm)  English tutoring (pm)  
Saturday - 
Sunday - 

What I am crocheting, sewing or creating at the moment::::

LookatwhatIhavemade 2015 'Sophie's Universe' crochet-along blanket 
I have a rabbit to make for a baby due this summer.
Squares and flowers blanket.
Marmalade

Favorite photo from the camera::::







I hope you all have a great week!

Today I am going to link up with other "Happy Homemakers" here at Diary of a stay at home Mom so please pop over if you want to see what others are up to this week all around the world. :o)