My Weekend Photo – Featuring Poole’s Cavern, Buxton.

When Mark suggested visiting a cave my claustrophobia alarm went on high alert. We had just stayed on the fourth floor on a hotel near Birmingham and my legs had quite the work out climbing all those stairs in a bid to avoid going in the lift. A cave didn't seem like it would be … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring Poole’s Cavern, Buxton.

Fun With Leaves – Making A Bowl (Plus Links To Other Crafts).

Clinging on to autumn? Me? Oh ok, you’re right. I feel a bit like the final leaf desperately holding on to the branch of an otherwise bare tree but the last couple of weeks have been peak autumn in Norwich and I have loved all the colours - and don’t really want it to end. … Continue reading Fun With Leaves – Making A Bowl (Plus Links To Other Crafts).

Experiencing The Harry Potter Studio Tour When You’re Not Really A Fan.

For me, Harry Potter came along at the wrong time. The first book came out in June 1997, just as I was finishing university. I wasn’t reading anything - too busy panicking about what came next - let alone a book initially aimed at children by an unknown author. From there, real life took over … Continue reading Experiencing The Harry Potter Studio Tour When You’re Not Really A Fan.

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.