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  • February Half Term

    Half Term Trip Away to Yorkshire

    We managed to get away to for a little holiday last week. We don’t go away much but when half-term meets your big birthday (4-0 eeeeeek) then it would be rude not to? I…

    20th February 2017
  • Adventures

    Halloween at Audley End Miniature Railway

      After the lovely time we had at Audley End in the summer, we decided to go back for their Halloween event. No fairies or elves this time, they’ve gone for their winter break,…

    26th October 2016
  • Cbeebies Prom 2016 at The Royal Albert Hall

    The CBeebies Prom at the Royal Albert Hall

      I still have a bunch of stories from the summer holidays to write up (I’m hoping to get through them by half-term!). On the August Bank Holiday weekend Seren and I went to watch…

    12th October 2016
  • Apple Day at Forty Hall Farm Orchard

    Apple Day at Forty Hall Farm

      The only photos of the girls I took last week were on Sunday at Apple Day. The school days, increasing darkness and us all feeling under the weather are narrowing photo opportunities. Sunday…

    3rd October 2016
  • Adventures

    The Tiger Who Came To Tea Live

    Review of The Tiger Who Came To Tea Live at Cadogan Hall, August 2016.  Confession time. I’ve never liked this book I find the plot rather odd. I mean, why would they just let the tiger…

    6th September 2016
  • Adventures

    Fruit Picking at Parkside Farm

    Last week was a week for ‘harvesting’ – potatoes and berries from our garden, carrots at Willows Farm and more berries and veggies at Parkside Farm. We are pretty lucky to leave right near London’s only…

    31st August 2016
  • Adventures

    SEA LIFE Hunstanton

    An afternoon at the SEA LIFE Centre in Hunstanton, Norfolk. Back during our trip to Norfolk in July, we occupied a rainy day with a trip to the SEA LIFE Centre in Hunstanton. The…

    23rd August 2016
  • Adventures

    Getting lost in Kensington Gardens

    Seren and I had such a lovely adventure on Saturday. We went into London to watch The Tiger Who Came To Tea at Cadogan Hall and followed that up with a lot of meandering.…

    15th August 2016
  • Adventures

    Sunday at Hackney City Farm

    For a city so humungous and busy as London, it’s really quite cool that there are so many pockets of greenery and wildlife. From the large Royal Parks such as Greenwich Park to the garden…

    3rd August 2016
  • Adventures

    London’s Royal Greenwich Park

    We went to see In the Night Garden Live in Blackheath, south London at the weekend (review coming soon). Before the show and afterwards we had a run (literally for the little ones) around…

    30th May 2016
  • Adventures

    Good Friday at Capel Manor Gardens

    Friday felt like the real first day of spring, a day of glorious sunshine and warmth! We went to do the Easter Egg Hunt at Capel Manor Gardens to make the most of the…

    28th March 2016
  • santa spectacular at willow's farm

    Santa Spectacular at Willows Farm

      We kicked off the festive season in a truly fabulous style this weekend starting with Seren’s Christmas ballet show, a Cinderella panto (more on that soon!) and then a trip to the Santa…

    1st December 2015