Archives for posts with tag: family

Ben’s beautiful bright sunny bathroom.

A BBQ in the garden, in the sun.

Singing out loud on the rail replacement bus on the way back to London.

Seeing the family.

Being outside next to the caravan, sitting in the sun.

Fred’s face when we sang happy birthday to him

Being in Brighton and Hove for the day, walking in the sun, playing with the stones on the beach and feeling my family roots.

Chatting to Lydia about vulvas, imposture syndrome and feeling like you’re in competition. I feel reinvigorated again!

Coming home and sewing and eating gyoza.

Going for the walk when I wasn’t sure I wanted to but it was lovely. And I saw some golden hour graffiti.

Voice notes from Rosie and Jen and a WhatsApp call with the Fems plus one.

Little Ben is veggie!

Swimming in the river, by the cows.

And shooing them off with mum when they came charging at us as we got in the water.

The beautiful beautiful Thames by Oxford. So peaceful and idyllic.

Ben and Han’s beautiful sunny bathroom. I wanted to shower in there forever.

Going on Twister on the pier in Brighton.

The incredibly aubergine thing from the Japanese restaurant that we were so lucky to get a seat at.

Going to see nan.

Seeing my family again.

Playing with Freddie and he giggles and smiles and trusts me.

Bum bum bum bum bum bum TUMMY!

Putting up my artwork from Becky.

Talking to Ben about our eco centre.

Starting a new pattern. I’m confused but I’m excited to get them made.

Sean arrived!

My parents got to see Fred finally.

Went to the office and spoke to people and saw exciting police things.

Same day smear test.

Accidentally walking the right way home, taking me past the final tube that I would otherwise have missed.

Getting a good response from my family about the BLM information I gave to them

Happy potato.

Next batch of fabric arrived!

Baked what looks like a successful carrot cake! Honestly, non-vegan baking is so much easier.

Foot peel mask with Sean, but remotely.

Also Asian Wang lols with my brother.

Quizzing in the park with Jo, Jonny and Alec.

CrossTown doughnuts.

Officially coming out to my family and them being so bloody lovely about it.

Also watching Becoming. God Michelle Obama is great.

Making a new thing. Sewing a stripy jumper from stretchy fabric.

Walking up to Highgate Woods and seeing all the trees and light and leaves. Two hours of walking. I really needed it.

Seeing Eileen loving Zoom.

Buying a fan and putting it together.

Seeing my mum in the dungarees I made for her.

A nap under the blanket, by the window, with the sunlight peaking through the leaves.

Lying in the park under the sunny leaves with my cousin, eating blueberries.

Accidentally looking up cheap homes in Falmouth and dreaming about moving down there and spending my life making stuff.

Ordering a whole load of fabric for more sewing. Including some trousers for me.

Making my new rusty coloured linen dungarees.

Finally getting back to the Parkland Walk.

Hearing Grandma and Granddad’s story by all of us on Zoom.

Aaaaand a conversation about orgasms with Sean on the phone before bed.

Embroidery. For the quarentine quilt.

Seeing my adorable little nephew and sis in my dungarees. They look great!

The video intro that Georgie made for the Eggs quiz m

Sewing mum’s dungarees. As a distraction but also I’m so happy she wants a pair!

Sunbathing in the park. Not technically allowed yet but reading in the sun for an hour was bliss.

Han sent round two cakes to cheer me up.

My cousin bought me flowers.

I went to the park to read. Even though I know I shouldn’t. But the weather was lovely.

Ming loves her dungarees. And so does Jen.

The sunlight and the daisies.

Getting an appointment for my trans vaginal scan today. So speedy! And they could see the cyst. All 7cm of it.

Mum wants a pair of my dungarees, not just for fancy dress.

Being remembered and welcomed at the school to change the tube.

A rainbow in a weird yellow sky.

The video of Fred still enjoying playing with the foam blocks I made him.

My nephew’s bed head. And trying to say the word vulva. But looking generally unimpressed.

Doing a double fart whilst running and laughing out loud.

Being silly with Jonny. We were both in good moods and his beer arrived and we didn’t want to work. It was nice.

We said I love you.

Baby Searle was born.

Just lots of Good Eggs lols. Including Doug’s nipples

Stepping into the hot shower.

Leaping onto the train as the doors began to shut. Can’t believe I made it.

Getting my vulva cast in a lovely sunny studio.

Being in Brighton, walking along by the sea and remembering places I went with nan when I was a kid.

Changing the water for my flowers that Soph sent me. And rearranging them better.

Derry Girls on Bake Off.

Coming home after lunch and reading my book on the sofa.

A long walk in the woods

Jigsaw puzzling all together. It was so lovely just being together and being silly.

Nut roast leftovers.

Misty morning walk with the sun shining.

Fred popping bubbles.

Wearing Dad’s jumper.

Walking in the woods with dad

Making Fred laugh with chasing and tickles and flips

Frozen

Donuts from Jewish colleagues.

Working out I’ve raised £1365.75 for Bloody Good Period this year.

Fred doing downward dog without his hand, and then sneezing.

More autumn leaves on the Gruffalo trail.

Pulling faces with Fred in selfie mode.

Our huge pile of toilet roll.