Browsing Tag

Lord of the Rings

  • Competitive Fancy Dress Syndrome: are you at risk?

    Tweet My twitter timeline is currently full of mums worrying about what their kids are going to wear for World Book Day, or making fancy dress outfits for various events, or trying to find…

    March 2, 2014
  • Chelsea Flower Show 2013 – my favourite gardens

    Tweet On Tuesday I went along to the Chelsea Flower Show 2013. I’m ashamed to say that despite the fact that I’m a South West Londoner born and bred, this was my first visit…

    May 23, 2013
  • The Hobbit movie review

    Tweet As huge fans of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, there was great excitement in this house when we were sent goodies from The Hobbit movie plus a copy of the film on…

    April 12, 2013
  • There are birdies in the apple tree

    Tweet ‘There are birdies in the apple tree and something peeping out. But where is Kipper’s teddy bear? That’s what this book’s about.’ The greatest gift I think we’ve given to No 1 Son…

    October 24, 2012
  • Hollywood and Harry Potter

    Tweet The theme for this week’s Gallery is ‘movies’, which is incredibly easy for me, because We Are A Movie Family. From Disney to Star Wars to Lord of the Rings, our son has grown…

    August 29, 2012
  • My Fencing Champion

    Tweet For our Lord of the Rings-obsessed son, enrolling him for fencing lessons was one of the best decisions we ever made. Not only did it do wonders for his confidence and fitness levels,…

    August 8, 2012