Streetbank: Our Time of Gifts week 3

A couple of years ago, a good friend was cooking us both dinner. He described a new venture an American entrepreneur had set out at…

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Make and bake, confidence cake

Last week an interesting article by Huma Qureshi in the Guardian explored the idea that baking can build confidence and bring about better mental health.…

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The Food Bank: Our Time of Gifts week 2

  In the run up to our street’s Big Lunch, my partner D and I decided to organise a collection for the local Food Bank.…

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First trip to the cinema

Who can remember their first trip to the cinema? In my head, my own debut was Pinocchio. At least, that’s the first film I can…

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A round of a claw – month three, June 2013 (Gwen)

This month, we formally crossed the bridge from babyhood into toddlerdom. At the beginning of June, our Gwen was crawling half the time. Now we’re…

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The Big Lunch – Our Time of Gifts week 1

  Welcome to my year-long adventure in sharing. Each week, I will loan or give something away, then see what the universe brings to my…

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Pigeon Pair and Me is branching out….

For the last few weeks, I’ve been working on Our Time of Gifts. So far, it’s been an incredible time. I’d hoped that giving something…

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Stepping out

In our house, we have a daily (weekday) ritual. We all give Daddy a kiss goodbye, then watch from the window as he sets off…

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Clothing crisis

…….or, reasons why I need to blog (part 2)   There’s an old adage, which goes something like this: You get pregnant with your first…

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