Someone- Ivy, I'm looking at you- had tipped two boxes of sparkly, princessy Lego out onto the floor and mixed the bits together. I've known IKEA flat packs that were easier to assemble.
Alice had made grown-up sweeties with sugar-free chocolate, maple syrup and coconut. They were intense.
It rained much of the day but there was a corridor of blue sky over the M1 when we were driving home- with the mountainous, arrested explosions of a departing rain storm piled up to the left and the grey and purple sheets of its successor advancing from the right.