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Procrastinating, Free Food and a Pear Tree

Procrastinating, Free Food and a Pear Tree

The week before last was mostly spent at Procrastination Central. Sitting vainly in front of the laptop waiting for something interesting to happen. Procrastination Central…

Tyntesfield Sunday

Tyntesfield Sunday

Tyntesfield has become my happy place. It is National Trust and sits just a few miles from Bristol. The place to go and return content….

Clevedon Court

Clevedon Court

In our continued explorations of local National Trust places, we had somehow over looked Clevedon Court. It’s a short drive from Bristol, failure to visit…

Bluebell fairies

Bluebell fairies

We didn’t have the Easter Bunny when I was a child and my recollections of believing in Father Christmas are limited. My childhood magic was…

A Year On

A Year On

A year ago we packed our life into boxes, said goodbyes and left behind a life in another city. We left a community behind, the…

Make Sunday Special

Sunday saw a collection of roads in central Bristol reclaimed by people, cycling and walking encouraged. Shut to cars. It’s an initiative by the Mayor…

Bristol Balloon Fiesta

Festival fatigue in Bristol is a possibility. So far, we are immune. Being newbies, we have embraced multiple festival opportunities, Upfest, Nature-fest, Veg-fest, Eat Drink…

Yeo Valley Garden Tours

There’s a hidden gem not far from Bristol in the Somerset country side, a green and lush valley, dotted with cows and complimented with a…

Street Art. Upfest

There are two guys in waistcoats selling lattes in the skate park. Old skool hip hop blasts from nearby speakers. The air smells of aerosol…