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  • London fruit veg PYO

    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
  • Capel-Manor-Gardens-in-Spring

    Spring at Capel Manor Gardens

      I’ve written about Capel Manor Gardens a few times. It’s one of the loveliest days out to be had in our neck of the woods and it’s 5 year old Seren’s “happy place”.…

    11th April 2017
  • Lambing At Forty Hall Farm

    Lambing Weekend At Forty Hall Farm

      I can’t think of a better way of spending a gorgeously, sunny March Sunday than getting out in the sunshine and seeing signs of spring in abundance. We spent yesterday lunchtime (Mother’s Day,…

    27th March 2017
  • Rush Hair Enfield Review

    REVIEW: Rush Hair, Enfield

      There was much excitement on the local high street last Saturday, with the opening of a brand new Rush Hair salon in Enfield. I LOVE seeing new high street openings – instead of…

    14th March 2017
  • Frosty Park Trip

    Frosty Playground Trip

    As usual with January, I’m not taking many photos on these dark, dingy days but did manage to get my camera out last weekend. We were supposed to be going on a bit of…

    26th January 2017
  • A frosty walk in Myddelton House Gardens December 2016

    A Frosty Winter Walk

      Whilst the big ones (Andy and I) would have been very happy with a couple of pyjama days last week – the little ones need to be exercised at least once a day. We…

    2nd January 2017
  • Father Christmas Visit at Springtime Nurseries
    Adventures Memories

    Santa at Springtime Nurseries

      We went to see Santa at Springtime Nurseries last week after school. Springtime is a local garden centre that completely becomes a Christmas destination at this time of year with fabulous displays, reindeer, huts…

    22nd December 2016
  • Enfield Parade of Lights
    Adventures Memories

    The Light Parade

      Sunday really kicked off the festive season for us with the local Light Parade. It’s a charity event where lots of different groups take part in a parade adorned with (you guessed it)…

    28th November 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

    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