Yesterday, I took Bean and Plum to Twin Lakes to have breakfast with Santa. We got up whilst it was still dark and set off early – we had to be there by 8am. The children had no idea what we were doing; I didn’t tell them what[…]

I’m sitting here at twenty to one on Christmas morning, waiting to go to bed. The children are in bed, the presents are wrapped and under the tree. The mince pie has been eaten, soda water (don’t ask!) drunk, carrot nibbled and evidence of such dutifully left on[…]

There’s a new app available for iPhones and iPads this Christmas called Santa’s Sleigh Ride.  Before you read further, let me warn you: it is seriously addictive. It’s one of those games where you have to avoid the obstacles by jumping and ducking.  Watch out for the angelic[…]