I felt I had to share my festive spirit with you all! We have been to see the kids in their school nativity today and it was so lovely, it has filled me with festive cheer! Molly was Mary and delivered her very important line word (6 words) perfectly! Murray was hay bale number 4 … More Christmas is Coming….
Oh wow! Its been forever! Which is great news because we have been busy! So the last time I wrote was August….AUGUST! So much has happened since then. Molly had a birthday (she is now 6!), we had the summer holidays (got through still sane, well relatively). Our lovely au pair went home. The kids … More I have been offline!!
So we have made it to August! We got through to the end of the school term. We have seen the arrival of a new team member, our lovely au pair Othelie from Bretagne! We have celebrated Molly’s 6th birthday party, with a full on party & a trip to the donkey sanctuary. Ian has … More August!!!!
Last night was our very first foodie theme night! It was a great success! The boys & the girls in the kitchen worked so hard over the hottest days of the year creating some delicious treats for all our customers! Ian worked tirelessly to get it all ready and I have to say, the food … More Spanish night success
So a rather exciting few days at The Royal Oak! After a up and down weekend business wise, Molly came home from school with a ‘Star of the week’ certificate! She was chuffed to bits with herself & I have to say I was very proud! She has been a super star over the trauma … More Quiche has arrived….
You may have noticed that I haven’t posted for a while. This is mainly due to my crappy internet service, faulty computer and the destruction of our office. I would love to say that its all fixed, alas no! The office is still a war zone-the computer fully died and the replacement has caused me … More TechNoPhobia
Another fabulous week last week, with a record breaking Sunday! Serving 110 meals! The sun was out and Somerset was beautiful. Molly started tennis & gymnastics, Murray was ever so jealous. We went out to Street to buy school shoes & eat pizza. We even managed to sit and watch Rouge One without the kids! … More 10 weeks down….
Much brighter! I was invited for coffee yesterday and a good old natter with a new friend. She was so kind and welcoming even if Muz was a grumpy snot bag! And the customers are coming in! We had a good lunch time and a not too terrible evening and everyone seemed very happy with … More BT are taking over my life!
7 weeks today! In some ways it feels like a lifetime but in others only a matter of days! After a great Easter and an escape back to Milton Keynes for my brothers wonderful wedding! We have had a quiet post bank holiday week or so and a chance for a bit of cleaning and … More Settling down to life in Somerset
I have eventually managed to grab 5 minutes to sit down and update the blog! Now nearly 5 weeks in to our new life, we are slowly getting a handle on all things Royal Oak. The business is thriving, we seem to be busier and busier. Mothers Day was an absolute blast with over 100 … More a little bit of time