family, history, Tales from an East Anglian childhood

A Trip Down Memory Lane at Ipswich Museum.

I drove by my grandad’s old house, simply because I could. Usually when we go back to my home town of Ipswich it’s just for a couple of hours to visit my parents or, even when we go back for several days, we have plans. There's normally no time for a trip down memory lane… Continue reading A Trip Down Memory Lane at Ipswich Museum.

#MySundayPhoto, Norfolk Adventures, Uncategorized

My Sunday Photo – March 18th, 2018.

Even though I have lived in Norwich for more than a decade, there is still so much I don't know about the city. For example, I had always assumed that Tombland was named for some macabre reason that was undoubtedly to do with death. I found out yesterday, while taking part in a free City… Continue reading My Sunday Photo – March 18th, 2018.

Things To Do In Norfolk, travel, Wanderlust

Things To Do In Norfolk: The Museum of Norwich.

When the history of the building is as interesting as what’s now housed inside, you know you’re in for a treat – as is the case with the Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell. You’ll find it tucked away down a little alley, just a short walk from other attractions such as the castle. It… Continue reading Things To Do In Norfolk: The Museum of Norwich.

Growing up, Holiday, staycation, Tales from an East Anglian childhood, travel, Wanderlust

Half-term Fun At Christchurch Mansion In Ipswich.

The first few days of half-term have been spent wandering down memory lane – at least for me. Freya and I swapped Norfolk for neighbouring Suffolk and returned to my parents’ house in Ipswich. Not only did they have a load of boxes for me to sort out from their loft, which last saw the light of… Continue reading Half-term Fun At Christchurch Mansion In Ipswich.