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  • Brancaster Beach, 31st May 2019
    Grief Notes

    Scattering His Ashes

      I’ve never scattered ashes before or really had anything to do with them. My grandparents are buried in a cemetery in West London. My father’s ashes are buried in a church graveyard in Manchester. I…

    22nd July 2019
  • Brancaster, May 2019

    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
  • 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
  • Postcards from Norfolk

    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
  • 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

    A Week in Beautiful Norfolk

    We spent the first week of May in Norfolk with Andy’s folks. Despite the rain and the North Sea wind that followed us around, we had a lovely week, relaxing and making the most…

    22nd May 2015
  • Adventures

    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

    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

    Barnhouse Holiday Cottages, Norfolk

    In the middle of September we had a lovely four day break in North Norfolk. A sort of continuation of Andy’s 40th celebrations and if it hadn’t been for that then I’m not sure…

    7th October 2014