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  • Adventures

    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
  • Family holiday in North Norfolk 2016

    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
  • World of Beatrix Potter, Bowness, Cumbria

    The World of Beatrix Potter

      Back in the February half-term when we went to stay up in Yorkshire, we hopped over the county border over to Cumbria for a day and visited The World of Beatrix Potter in…

    1st May 2017
  • 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
  • Family holiday in North Norfolk 2016
    Adventures Memories

    Summer Favourites

      I started writing this a few weeks ago, when the new term had started, the leaves and conkers were falling and there was a chill in the morning air. Then summer seemed to…

    30th September 2016
  • Adventures

    Our Trip to Manchester

    In the first week of the school holidays (which was the last week of March here!) we went up to Manchester for a couple of nights to see my sister and her family. I…

    14th April 2016
  • Adventures Memories

    10 Holiday Uses for Muslin Cloths

    Muslins are one of those multi-use items that you’re not sure how you lived without before you had children (sort of essential like baby wipes but with many, many more uses!). They are great…

    12th May 2015
  • Memories

    The Poppy Line | North Norfolk Railway

    Before we started the journey home we decided to take the trip on the North Norfolk Railway (known as the Poppy Line as it winds through fields of poppies) that we hadn’t been able to a few…

    12th October 2014
  • Adventures Memories

    A windy day at West Runton

    On our last full day in Norfolk we went to West Runton for another beach day. The village of West Runton is a bit more off the beaten track than Sheringham or Cromer. I think…

    10th October 2014
  • Adventures Memories

    Cromer, North Norfolk

    For our second full day we headed to Cromer. Cromer is an old fashioned seaside town complete with a nostalgic inducing Grade II listed pier and a decent stretch of beach. We parked in a ‘stay…

    9th October 2014
  • Lifestyle Memories

    Out and about in Bude

    Documenting more of our Cornish holiday last month; I did have a list of wet weather activity options to try during our trip but due to the amazing weather we never got to try…

    20th August 2013
  • Lifestyle Memories

    Back from holiday

    Crooklets Beach, Bude, Cornwall We had a little holiday at the beginning of July – a gorgeous, hot week away in Cornwall and a week off before then hanging out at home. This week…

    19th July 2013