Local pub , John Archer , a ukelele and some brilliant illusions .
( near perfect distraction therapy )
Emerald has made it off the naughty step and is being taken to Walberswick for a Saturday night 80th birthday party ( which happens to be at the same time as one of the most important matches in the rugby world cup ) .
We are then hitting Aldeburgh for a Sunday afternoon hook-up with friends ( which also happens to be at the same time as Ireland are playing )
we have all the essentials packed…..hotty bottles, thermals , scrabble, whiskey ,air sea rescue phone numbers etc etc