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  • Brancaster, May 2019
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    Ode to Norfolk

      It was the proximity to home that first attracted us to Norfolk 5 years ago. We wanted a short trip away in early September to celebrate Andy’s 40th and had a 3 month old…

    6th July 2019
  • New Year 2019 Watergate Bay
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    A New Year Escape

      New Year. I had to get away. I always find the lull after Christmas Day a bit claustrophobic. Too much time spent indoors under artificial light. Or brief trips to the local playground…

    7th April 2019
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    Staying out for the summer

      If you glanced through my summer photos and didn’t know the backstory (how often do we do that on social media?), then you would be forgiven for thinking we had an idyllic summer. …

    16th September 2018
  • Chelsea in Bloom 2018
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    Chelsea in Bloom 2018

      I escaped the usual Wednesday afternoon routine yesterday to the dream land of Chelsea in Bloom 2018. Chelsea in Bloom 2018 It is a fringe event to Chelsea Flower Show, an art show…

    25th May 2018
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    6 Family Adventures in the Lake District

      Over Easter we took a family holiday to the Lake District. We stayed in a little place called Cunsey, pretty close to Sawrey (famous for being the home of Beatrix Potter). We were sandwiched in…

    1st May 2018
  • Hertfordshire Bluebells, Gobions Wood
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    Bluebells in Hertfordshire – Gobions Wood

    Bluebells in Hertfordshire – Gobions Wood, Brookmans Park Looking to find spring bluebells in Hertfordshire? We visited Gobions Wood in Brookmans Park yesterday to see the bluebells. The girls and I visited there last April and…

    24th April 2018
  • Alice Underground Immersive Theatre at Waterloo Vaults
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    Alice Underground at Waterloo Vaults

      I went to the fabulous (or frabjous as Lewis Carroll would say) Alice Underground at Waterloo Vaults a few weeks ago. If you are in any way a fan of Alice in Wonderland or immersive…

    31st May 2017
  • London fruit veg PYO
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    Fruit & veg picking at Parkside Farm PYO

      Last week, the girls and I went to – what I think is – London’s only ‘pick your own’ farm, Parkside Farm. Parkside grow around 20 different fruits and vegetables for PYO between June and…

    21st May 2017
  • Family holiday in North Norfolk 2016
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    Another Week in North Norfolk

    We had a lovely week in north Norfolk in July. It’s our 3rd holiday there in 2 years – that should tell you something! We have absolutely fallen in love with the area –…

    10th May 2017
  • Postcards from Norfolk
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    Postcards from Norfolk

      I’m a bit of a stuck record with posts about holidays in Norfolk – we’ve been there 4 times now in the last 3 years. The area just works so well for us…

    8th May 2017