Tuesday, December 28, 2010

The Yule Yomp

Mark, Rebecca, Megan, Rhys and Cadi came to stay for a couple of days today. We dragged them out on our annual Yule Yomp. We lost the group for a while. Here we are on the way to Westbourne outside Lumley Mill. Stop Number 6 was Giles and Carolines house. The lads are discussing the quality of Giles' homemade soup. Chalkie, Geoff, Simon, Giles, Paul, Scholesy and Dexter (on his first Yomp...6 weeks old).
Lisa, Joe and Rhys have spotted something...

Monday, December 27, 2010

Christmas Day II

Today we all got together at Mum and Dad's house for Christmas Day Part II. Dad managed to organise a brilliant team photo. Mum, Danny, Joe, Auntie Glenys, Helen, Mary, Lisa, Rachel, Nell, Will, Lily, Lola, George, Reggie, Freddy, Iris, Peter, Karen, Julia, Dad. Opening presents...
Will, Nell and Lisa playing 'Plug a Jug'. We used to play this game when we were kids.
Karen checking out the latest print of Will's brilliant annual Fellows Calendar.
Freddy reading to the gals. Lola, Lily, Freddy, Iris, Lisa, Nell.
Lola, Reggie and Joe playing cars in the garden. "Come on Reggie...faster"..
Freddy training up the next generation of Coal Exchange FC football stars...
Great day brilliantly organised by Mum...nice one :-)

Saturday, December 25, 2010

Christmas Day

We spent Christmas Day at our house this year. Peter, Julia, Lily and Iris came to stay from Christmas Eve and Mum and Dad came round for the festivities on Christmas Day. Karen cooked the Christmas Dinner. Here's two of Karen's galley slaves, Peter and Lisa, hard at work preparing sprouts... Christmas Dinner. Karen, Lisa, Mum, Dad, Peter, Lily, Julia, Iris & Joe.
Me and Joe in our colour cordinated hats...
Opening presents. I think Joe is pleased with his scooter...
Lisa and Dad playing Pucket...
Joe-han Sebastian Bach....
Lisa listening to stories on her new MP3 player...
Merry Christmas Everybody...

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Pirate Joe

Here's Lisa helping Joe get ready for his Pirate Party...

Saturday, December 11, 2010

Fire Station Open Day

It was the Fire Station Open Day today. Here are Joe and Lisa as trainee firefighters... I think Lisa wants to drive......

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Christmas Show

This afternoon was the second performance of Lisa's Christmas Show. Lisa is in the chorus line...top row fourth from the left.... Lisa belting it out....
We wish you a Merry Christmas...

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Snow Snow Snow

Last night it snowed and we were all off school today. Here's Lisa with Snowy the Snowman Pompey Fan... We made a mini Cresta Run in the back garden. Here's Lisa training for the next Winter Olympics...
7 inches of pow on the patio table...
Snowy back garden...
And tomorrow we are off school again :-)