Weekend blog posts by numbers: 1

Bowls of popcorn consumed by me: 1
Boxes of maltesers consumed by me: 1
Exercise done: 0
Ml’s of rain fallen at home: 50
Visits outside of home all weekend: 3
Games of hockey won: 1
Goals scored by Daisy Macdonald: 1
Bottles of wine consumed by yours truly: 2, OK 3
Bowls of chicken soup served up: 4
Banana Bread loaves baked: 1
Bowls of chorizo risotto served up: 2
Days the fire was on continuously: 2
Daylight hours spent in pyjamas: 9-13, difficult to calculate given I wore some pj’s with jeans
Number of movies watched by my children: 136 (OK, maybe 13, but an outrageous amount)
World’s busiest week ahead for me: 1
Number of insignificant but pretty photos added to post: 1


  1. I’m worried that you haven’t been watching the Jubilee Coverage.

    Don’t forget to.

    Meanwhile in other exciting news, I’ve discovered the wonder that is Instagram.

    Carry On Beth, and don’t worry re lack of formal exercise- all you need is Gardening- physical, plus impossible to eat during same. Win/win x

  2. Sometimes we need the weekends of nothing to get us through the weeks of busy. Don’t feel guilty about it. Know that there will be some massively busy weekends and weeks coming up where you will be wishing for the pj day to roll around again.
    Well done Daisy on being the goal scorer! Woo hoo!

  3. I don’t know about you but this sounds like a perfect weekend!
    We have a giveaway over at Something Gorgeous:

  4. Anonymous says

    Total weekend score.
    All adds up to a perfect sounding weekend number to me.

    I listened to great podcasts whilst ferrying my girls to sports events and parties all weekend and picked up a nice coffee along the way, win-win…look what you have to look forward to in 10 years time!

  5. This was mine
    Number of sampler box of cakes from gumnut patisserie : 1
    Amount of exercise: 0
    My ideal weekend!

  6. Sounds like a good one to me!

  7. Umm…risotto and chorizo…two of my favourite things…could you please post the recipe?
    Sounds like a great weekend!

  8. Love your weekends by numbers lady, it’s been a while since you’ve done one.
    So you’ve had lots of rain too, blergh.
    PJ days are the best… love that you’re mixing them with jeans, nifty xoxo

  9. Having that sort of weekend in between the outrageously busy week before and now this week leading up to THE BALL…is just the recipe for you. Well-added ..subtracted…multiplied..or whatever you did to get to 1.
    Cannot wait for pics of THE BALL. Denyse xx

  10. would love to see a post with your banana bread recipe!!!!! Pleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeease. I’ve made many banana breads but they don’t taste the same as the one I buy form Aussie Farmers direct.

  11. Oh I made chorizo risotto too! How yum is it!?!

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