Tag Archives: mouse’s best friend

Rites of passage and midges at sunset

One of Mouse’s birthday presents (another early one because of the dates involved) was apair of tickets for the Flobots concert in Glasgow. I had no qualms whatsoever about him and BF going to a concert together, they are nearly-seventeen … Continue reading

Posted in Journal | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

not fair

Mouse and BF got to go and see Neil Gaiman at the Edinburgh Book Festival tonight, courtesy of BF's Mama. I am so jealous, which is of course entirely wrong. I should be happy that Mouse is old enough to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Coming back down to Earth

It's been a somewhat frenzied week – Mouse has been rehearsing his socks off (no actually, his father's socks because he doesn't have any white ones, and he needed white socks for an Abba number… ) including a full evening … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

orc heaven

Mouse's Best Friend found a special club for playing with nasty little orcs Warhammer models on t'interweb – not actually playing on the internet, playing in a community centre in Livingston.We used to go there a lot when the boys … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Quiet, boys at play

We've had Mouse's Best Friend staying for the weekend, so that his parents could have some grown-up time at a work's do. Now there's a terribly seventies phrase… Mouse's behaviour improves about ten-fold when Best Friend is here, he's anxious, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

On not going to Fife…

We gave the boys a second chance – Mouse and friend went back to the Edinburgh Book Festival today (friend's mum is really very generous). They went in and back by train on their own, and they ended up at … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Adventures in Fife

Mouse has had a busy day today. His best friend's mum, very generously got tickets for both of them for the Edinburgh Book Festival to see Robert Muchamore, Charlie Fletcher and Derek Landy. He was incredibly over-excited as I drove … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment