Well, that's it. Both my daughters are back at school now and the summer is almost over. The air has got that autumny smell about it, and I've noticed when I've been out with the dog that the leaves are looking just a little less green.
It's been a good summer for us. Aside from a lovely holiday in Cyprus (I won't bore you with the photos but may not be able to resist sneaking one or two in!), the girls and I have been busy either learning new skills or brushing up on old ones. Here's what we've learnt over the summer: