Canal walks and chasing the combine harvester

chasing the combine harvester

We spend a lot of time going out and about.  Well, just outside in general although I do admit that much of the time at home it’s N going out on the farm with his dad rather than me going out with him.  We do spend a bit of time in the garden too.  I also take N to lots of interesting places on day trips or longer visits. But sometimes simpler works just as well as a day out.… Continue Reading “Canal walks and chasing the combine harvester”

Igniting an interest in cycling for children

Igniting an interest in cycling for children - Bubbablue and me

I’ve written so many times about N’s love of cycling and his bike, but recently that interest in cycling was brought alive by a last minute email from our neighbour about the Women’s Tour of Britain race. I’m usually quite up on what’s going on in and around our area, and book in visits and events in the calendar well in advance.  But sporting events seem to pass me by.  Being in a lovely rural area, complete with lots of… Continue Reading “Igniting an interest in cycling for children”

Living Arrows 2015 week 37 – cycling safety

putting on his bike helmet

We’ve not been out on our bikes for a while.  This weekend I’d planned a day out to a special animal training zoo, but N refused to go.  He wanted to stay on the farm with his dad, but I managed to persuade him to have some time with me (he’d refused to come to FunFest with me the day before) at the weekend. The park and a bike ride was the suggestion at the large park in town. This… Continue Reading “Living Arrows 2015 week 37 – cycling safety”