30 minutes in the life – October – school holidays
30 minutes in the life - October - school holidays
This half term we spent in Switzerland basking in the sun every day, enjoying an Indian summer. We had a fantastic two weeks, my parents joined us for the first week and we all enjoyed walks by the lake, ice creams, visiting the pumpkin farm and spending a morning at the infam ...
October 29, 2017
30 minutes in the life – September – Back to school and day trips.
30 minutes in the life - September - back to school and day trips.
It has been a strange kind of month, I was sad to see the boys go back to school and we are now all about routine and getting homework done and to bed on time and I miss the ease of summer evenings chilling with the boys. However, we've managed to fit in a few l ...
September 24, 2017
30 minutes in the life – August – American cousins make a visit
30 minutes in the life - August - American cousins make a visit
Summer seems to have flown by and we are days away from the boys returning to school, how did that come around so quickly! We have had so much fun, I really have loved having this time to hang out with them and feel so blessed to be able to do so. This month we ha ...
August 28, 2017
30 minutes in the life – July – Beautiful Sardinia
30 minutes in the life - July - Beautiful Sardinia
This month has been all about the school summer holidays. It has been like a breathe of fresh air to take some time off and spend some summer days with the boys. We have mostly hung out at the lake and around the pools in Switzerland and we had a wonderful chilled week in Sard ...
July 27, 2017
30 minutes in the life – february -school holidays
30 minutes in the life - February - school holidays
I seem to always be talking about the weather these days in my blogs but after a bitter cold January, February has turned out to be lovely and warm and almost spring like...not great for the skiing but we were lucky to get some snow just before our week in the mountains followed ...
February 24, 2017
30 minutes in the life – January – A freezing start to the new year!
30 minutes in the life - January - A freezing start to the new year!
Hello and happy new year, my first blog of 2017 coming from a freezing cold Switzerland. We were lulled in to thinking we were going to get away with an easy winter as December seemed to be very mild but then come January and the weather has changed and the snow ...
January 28, 2017
30 Minutes in the life – December – Festive 5 (and a few more!)
30 Minutes in the life - December - Festive 5
Wow well December kind of just flew by. We've been busy with our oldest's 8th birthday celebrations which continued for almost a week. What a happy boy he was and of course from the 1st December, Sparky, the elf on the shelf arrived so it has been a very exciting household! I've bee ...
December 20, 2016
30 Minutes in the life – November – Park walk!
30 Minutes in the life - November - Park Walk!
This month has run away with me, the chaos leading up to the end of the year is catching up with me and I totally ran out of time to spend 30 minutes photographing the boys! So we took a quick walk up the park but it wasn't really meant to be, the boys were tired, I fell over and hur ...
November 24, 2016
30 minutes in the life – October – An afternoon family adventure and hike!
30 minutes in the life - October - An afternoon family adventure and hike!
It's October break and although it feels like the kids have only just started back at school they certainly were ready for the break. We stayed home for this holiday and did several day trips. On this particular day we decided to first visit the lovely li ...
October 28, 2016
30 minutes in the life – September: Lac Chalain camping weekend!
30 minutes in the life - September: Lac Chalain camping weekend!
Last weekend we headed to France for a camping trip with a big group of friends. It quite literally poured the whole weekend but that didn't seem to bother the 14 kids that were with us who just seemed to bike round around our chalets (oh yes I said camping but it w ...
September 22, 2016