The Gardner Family

We are the Gardner family from Milton Keynes.
There are four of us, not including the guinea pigs.
Some of our major events, milestones and anniversaries are recorded here, along with some more run-of-the-mill but still important activities.

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Chiki Ceramiki

Chiki Ceramiki

I decided it might be nice to get my mum something personal for her birthday, so we decided to go to Chiki Ceramiki to make some handmade plates.
New Year Wander

New Year Wander

New Year's Day, and all is quiet. Well, not completely, but mainly.
Yule Blog

Yule Blog

A day of walking in the rain, eating too much, drinking too much, and blogging.
Lisbon Half

Lisbon Half

We both entered the 2012 Lisbon Half Marathon, which meant (obviously) that we had to go to Lisbon. We decided to take the kids with us.
Linford Wood

Linford Wood

Trees, sculptures and tupperware on a balmy Sunday afternoon.
St Malo

St Malo

Two fun packed weeks in Brittany, with two kids, two grandparents, and a new hobby.
La Rochelle

La Rochelle

A repeat visit for a couple of weeks to one of my favourite locations. This time we had two children and two grandparents with us.
Northumberland

Northumberland

A week enjoying the spectacular coast of Northumberland, again.
Cornwall

Cornwall

A week down at the very bottom end of England, enjoying the last vestiges of the summer.
La Rochelle

La Rochelle

A week on the beautiful west coast of France. It was so hot, it was more like sun-snogged than sun-kissed.
Northumberland

Northumberland

A week in Northumberland enjoying one of Britains best, and least known, bits of coastline.
Prince Bishops

Prince Bishops

Durham, in the English North-East, is the self-styled Land of the Prince Bishops. Never heard of them !