Our second week off was spent with the children choosing our days out. And of course they reach for what they know, in this case Llantwit Major beach. At the heart of the choices my children make is the options for food. … Continue reading →
Our final day of new beaches in South Wales saw us return to, and spend the day at, Trecco Bay in Porthcawl. The day was overcast so it was just about making the best of our last day with friends … Continue reading →
Last weekend I finally managed to attend a photography workshop. Hosted by the wonderful Sara-Jayne from Keep Up With The Jones Family, this was a long time in the waiting for me.
Every now and again I’ll feel confident enough to try different aspects of operating on manual on my DSLR but I always revert back to automatic.
At the workshop everything came together, even so, I thought it was going to take me some time to use my camera on manual for photographs of the little people. Moving targets felt so much more challenging than beautiful flowers and food. But with everything Sara-Jayne has instilled we popped to the beach after school on Monday, and I now have some favourite photos, taken in manual- Go Me (thank you Sara-Jayne!!).
Our first New Year’s Day in South Wales and friends introduced us to the tradition of clearing the cobwebs at Barry Island. Tradition adopted this was my non-negotiable for this break, with the hubby juggling hospital visits and getting his … Continue reading →