Dress up day at school today was a great success – so small person informs me. They had a ‘banquet’ (with apples, raisins, biscuits and oranges) and ‘mock wine’ (blackcurrant squash). Small person loved her dress and cloak:
Hopefully no medieval historian buffs will feel the need to point out how historically inaccurate it probably is!
I got the Aldi shop done this morning. Periodically I do a receipt check against Sainsburys (where I used to shop) just to make sure I am still saving by going to Aldi. About a year or so ago the price difference was usually £8-10 saved each week by going to Aldi, just lately when I have checked the difference on a like-for-like shop this has come down, being around £4-5 a week now. So I guess it shows how the big supermarkets are having to adjust to compete. At £4-5 it is still worth the saving though.
Spent most of the afternoon battling nausea and headache so am off to bed in a minute – hence the much earlier than usual blog post.
I was disappointed not to get any of the dramatic weather that was promised here today. I noticed that Sue over at Our Quiet Life in Suffolk got plenty but here it was very uneventful. I do like a good thunder storm!
I hope you all have things to look forward to this weekend.