An Enquiring Mind: Manolo Blahnik at The Wallace Collection.

A previously unheard of childfree weekend in London...what should I do? No, seriously, WHAT SHOULD I DO? The trouble with London is that there is SO much going on, it’s difficult to narrow it down. Time to call in the expert. And Catherine (of Catherine's Cultural Wednesdays) gave my friend Emma and I what turned … Continue reading An Enquiring Mind: Manolo Blahnik at The Wallace Collection.

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Book Review: The Little Village Of Happiness.

In a bid to make the end of summer a bit less miserable, I saved myself a treat - the first book in a new series by one of my favourites, Holly Martin With her last book (or perhaps I mean her last hero, Thor) still stuck in my mind (swoon), when The Little Village … Continue reading Book Review: The Little Village Of Happiness.

A Family Trip to Dunwich Heath in Suffolk.

“This isn’t the right road,” my mum said from the backseat of my car. “Are you sure?” “Yes, when we came it was right next to the sea. I can’t even see the sea.” “Okay but how long ago was that?” “Oh, 30, maybe 40 years.” Right! The main trouble is my mum insists on … Continue reading A Family Trip to Dunwich Heath in Suffolk.

My Weekend Photo – Featuring The Butterfly House At London Zoo.

It seems a bit odd to call it a butterfly house, given that it is actually a giant caterpillar you can walk through. It was one of the hottest days of the year during our visit (and London Zoo's Butterfly Paradise is already heated to 27C) so the butterflies were very busy flying about. As … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring The Butterfly House At London Zoo.