Travel, Places & Day Trips

Travel, places and day trips

Treating Myself – A Day Out

Treating Myself – A Day Out

For the last few weeks, life seems to have sped-up slightly and in keeping up, I’d got a little bit run down. After few days…

Autumn Decisions

Autumn Decisions

It happened that the day I picked for a long car journey North was one of those bright autumn days. Woman’s Hour on the radio…

My Favourite Bristol Haunt

My Favourite Bristol Haunt

A year ago if you’d asked me my favourite bit of Bristol, I would probably have said the waterfront. The river weaves through the city…

Discover the Spirit of Picardy

Discover the Spirit of Picardy

The Picardy region or Northern France is incredibly accessible from the UK, 4 hours from London by car, a short hop over the channel via…

The Walled Gardens, Holkham Hall

The Walled Gardens, Holkham Hall

We spent 2 weeks in North Norfolk this summer. One of the first places we visited was Holkham hall, It is a sprawling estate, an…

North Norfolk

North Norfolk

crabbing There is a strong possibility, that this post may not hang together very well. My head is on the empty side, it is slowly…

Seaside

Seaside

Sitting on a beach, an, almost, empty beach, watching the waves, my boy amuses himself with pebbles and seaweed a few feet away. I have…

Walled Garden

Walled Garden

Yesterday, at the end of the day, just as things got a little busier, I left the dinner and bed time to someone else and…