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  • Chelsea in Bloom 2018
    A Creative Life Adventures

    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
  • London's Christmas Lights 2016

    London’s Christmas Lights

      A couple of Saturday’s ago, I took Seren into London to see the Christmas lights and shop windows to help us get into the Christmas mood. We started at Trafalgar Square and meandered…

    12th December 2017
  • Alice Underground Immersive Theatre at Waterloo Vaults

    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
  • V&A Paddling Pool

    The Paddling Pool at the V&A

      If you’re in South Kensington soon for the museums and need to cool off – head to the paddling pool in the John Madejski Gardens at the V&A. It’s a bit of a…

    25th 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
  • Audley End Miniature Railway Fairy & Elf Walk

    20 Places We Want To Visit in 2017

      Now we’re back from our half-term break, I’ve been thinking about our next holiday, probably in the summer, and also plotting lots of days out and family time! Here is my top 20…

    23rd February 2017
  • Christmas Eve

    Christmas 2016

      Happy Twixmas! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and are enjoying these funny in-between days. We are enjoying having some down time all together after such a hectic December. Kids are playing…

    29th December 2016
  • Kids Menu at Wagamama

    Kids Dining at Wagamama

      On our trip to London last weekend, Seren requested “NOODLES!” and “GREEN JUICE” for dinner. She means Wagamama, which we went to for the first time in the summer. Which pleases me greatly…

    30th November 2016
  • Belmont Children's Farm, Mill Hill, London

    Belmont Children’s Farm

      Imogen and I went over to Belmont Children’s Farm in Mill Hill for a midweek treat last week after being cooped indoors with illness for a few days. Like a lot of toddlers,…

    10th November 2016
  • Adventures

    Fire! Fire! at The Museum of London

    A day at the Museum of London including the Fire! Fire! Exhibition This September was 350 years since the Great Fire of London of 1666 and the Museum of London has a wonderful, immersive exhibition…

    24th 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
  • 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