Keep Up With The Jones Family

3, 2.... HE'S GOING TO TURN ONE.


This lazy Summer photo has absolutely nothing in common with the post I'm writing, but I love it.

In truth, I'm sat in my Primark cotton pyjamas, crunched over the body of an 11 month old baby who has drifted sweetly to dreamland, as I mentally try to organise the rest of my week and determine

A TALE OF TWO KAFTANS

It's when the weather is this hot that I'm especially grateful to be living on the South Coast of England.  We have silky soft, sandy beaches to spend the day lay on [or chasing children on], hand dipped, home farmed ice creams to dine on and lush, breezy meadow walks to cherish on lazy Sunday afternoons.

FIRST SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPH: RECEPTION CLASS


Three weeks and he's completed the year - his first year of formal education.  It's bittersweet - the sad part?  He's growing up.  The happy part?  A new milestone; the school photograph, and it's gorgeously handsome.

On a side note - £18 for a download?  Really?  I'm glad he's smiling!

SPORTING SUCCESS: TRUTEX SCHOOL UNIFORM REVIEW



In a few weeks, Jensen will reach the finale of his first year of school.  Even though I'm a teacher myself, having my own children reach school age was quite a hullabaloo.  You'd think I'd be more prepared -but I wasn't.