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.
The End Of Summer.
When planning this year's school summer holiday, I was quite pleased with myself for allowing some much needed down time where we had nothing to do. Then school ended for summer and, despite the my well thought out schedule, it feels like our feet haven't really touched the ground since. We started with a week… Continue reading The End Of Summer.
A Fun Family Staycation In Sheringham, Norfolk.
It wasn’t love at first sight. Navigating Sheringham’s busy high street, crammed with people distracted by the eclectic mix of shops, who all seemed to be accompanied by dogs merrily dancing about their legs, with a blind man and a then four-year-old terrified of our four-legged friends, had not endeared me to the town. However,… Continue reading A Fun Family Staycation In Sheringham, Norfolk.
Five Ways I Beat The January Blues.
It was 10 o’clock in the morning but the sun had yet to fight its way through the thick, dark cloud. As I wandered the now Christmas-free flat in the dull half light I caught myself humming a rather maudlin tune. After a few seconds I realised it was 'I Guess That’s Why They Call… Continue reading Five Ways I Beat The January Blues.