Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Chamonix Ski 2018

We jetted off to Chamonix this week for a few days on the slopes with Simon, Tory & George, and Roland, Lyzz, Amelie and Fraser.  Here's Lisa, Joe, Me, Karen and Mont Blanc....
Our apartment is in the old Majestic Hotel...quite the place to stay back in the day....!
Out on the slopes of Brevent...
Joe and Fraser craving some tracks....
Happy skiers :-) 
In Le Terrasse for a drink after a great days skiing and boarding.
And the view of Mont Blanc out of the window...
Dinner in a cute little hot dog bar....
Next day we caught the cable car to the top of Mt Brevent...Don't look down!
Lisa checking out the snowy view towards Geneva...
I took the ski run down while the rest went down in the cable car....Loads of spring powder...
Joe and Lisa with a paraglider taking off in the background....
Lisa carving some lines....
Simon and Joe....
 A little evening stroll in Chamonix....
Pleeeease...
The next day we went to Le Tour....Joe and George...
Joe skiing down one of the lovely tree lined routes on the back side of Le Tour... 
Lisa on the wide open front side...
Joe at the station.... :-)
For our last day we went to Argentiere....  Simon, George, Joe, Tory and Lisa....
Me, Simon, Joe and George did the BMW Boarder Cross.  Check out my video and the BMW video:
The Flying Oillers....
Joe did his first Black run!
Me and Simon went for a little off piste adventure....
Last night. Meal out with the gang....
Cheers....
Joe saying au revoir to our apartment...
And our view of Brevent....
What a great trip....can't wait for next year :-)

Monday, April 2, 2018

Pompey 2 v 1 Wigan

Today was a big day at Pompey. We played top of the league Wigan, and beat them!  It was also the return of last season's manager Paul Cook..  Joe and Pete...
Video of Fratton End singing...
The mighty Brett Pitman celebrating his goal...
 We celebrated with an ice-cream...
Cookie what's the score, Cookie Cookie what's the score?

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Cub of the Month

Joe won Cub of the Month!   Go Joe :-)

Panini Stickers

Me and Joe could not believe that Panini has put the price of the World Cup stickers up from 50p to 80p a pack!!!  How much money do they want?  So Joe decided he would like to draw the stickers...here is our first attempt....
Joe sticking them in...sorry no swaps :-) 
Come On England!!!

Saturday, March 31, 2018

Lyme Regis

We went down to Lyme Regis for a few days to see Gran and Granda for Easter...Joe, Karen, Gran and Lisa out on an Easter Egg Hunt in Burton Bradstock.
Lisa being Lisa.  That big white house behind her is Billy Bragg's house...
Brisk walk along the beach...
Joe checking out a recent cliff fall...

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Pompey Pizza

We went to see Pompey play Gillingham today.  We played well in the first half and were one goal up.  Then our row was given the Free Dominoes Pizza.  There was a £2.50 promotion on Pompey Lager!  Life was good........then we lost 3v1!!!

Friday, March 2, 2018

Sledging Stoughton

We all had a snow day today so went up to Stoughton for a spot of sledging.  

The sledgers: Tory, Tom, George, Joe, Lisa, Simon, Debs, Paul, Gus, Lily, Ellie and me (behind the camera).
Lisa on the path up to the sledging hill...
Weeeeeeeeeeeee
The long walk back up.  No ski lift here!
'That was good!'
Great snowy fun :-)