Megan’s 7th Birthday Part 1 – New bike

Lay and I returned to Holly Bank Barn on Sunday morning for the start of our family holiday.  We arrived to a fabulous welcoming committee waiting for us in the driveway which was a pleasing sight after a long journey.  We were then greeted with a delicious croissant breakfast (thanks Grannie Annie). Megan and William spotted …

Megan’s first riding lesson

In anticipation of her birthday and Megan’s desire to give horse riding a go we took the opportunity to come for a beginners lesson. Megan was given Dandy.  A lovely little pony with odd hooves at the front. During the lesson Megan learnt to walk, trot, stop, turn left and turn right.  At the end …

Sporting Success

Its my right and privilege to boast about my children’s successes and this month we have had a lot to shout about!!! First William entered his first ever gymnastics competition and only went and won it. What a fantastic achievement – well done William.  I wonder if this is the first of many trophies you …

School Photos 2015/16

This year has seen William complete his time at Pre-school and Megan complete her time at Infant School.  For completeness we felt obliged to purchase their school photos although I have to say neither of them capture their best sides in my opinion.  The photos were actually taken in different sittings – Megan in December …

Facts about Whales

Today Megan arrived home with ‘Kaimana’ the class Whale.  This privilege is earned when you are the special helper as a result of the hard work you did the previous day.  Megan informs me she did excellent maths work, not only doing the set work but also completing the ‘sparkling sum’ too. We set about …