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Amazing Machines

Amazing books about Amazing Machines When we arrived in the UK for our recent holiday Nana had been out shopping to get her favourite (and only) grandchild some presents to make him feel at home.  One of the things she bought was a collection of 10...

Learning to Fly Solo

Here we go (Wikipedia) The thing I was least looking forward to from our recent trip to the UK was coming home again.  The problem was that my wife had to come home a week early because of work commitments, which meant I was going to be doing a 24...

Round and Round the Garden

  Shaking hands (Zeevveez) While on holiday my folks taught Thomas, and reminded me, of two nursery rhymes that I had completely forgotten.  He loves both of them because they are accompanied by physical movements.  This means that not only do...

Great British Food

Bangers (Another Pint Please…) Thomas tried some new food while he was in the UK.  Some were more of a success than others. Sausages This was the biggest success of the whole holiday.  By the end he could very easily wolf down three sausages...

The Fields of Athenry

Feeding the Donkeys On our recent holiday we went to Ireland for a few days.  It is about 10 years since I was last there and my wife hadn’t been since she was a kid.  We stayed in just outside the town of Athenry, the biggest town close the...

Back in Brazil

After nearly 4 weeks in the summer of the UK and Ireland we are now back in the winter of southern Brazil.  This means more sunshine and hotter days as a British summer isn’t much to be proud of and winter hasn’t arrived yet in Curitiba...