Exploring Ascott House and Gardens

Exploring Ascott House and Gardens – AD gifted lunch

It’s always nice to discover a National Trust property that’s not too far from home, that we’ve not been to before.  We were invited to an outdoor performance of Gangsta Granny during the summer holidays, but the awful weather meant that the show was cancelled so last weekend was our first chance to spend the…Continue reading Exploring Ascott House and Gardens – AD gifted lunch

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How to Sleep with a Cough or Cold – AD paid collaborative post

disclosure:  AD paid collaborative post  It is that time of year when your entire household gets a cold, usually triggering from something that your little one has picked up in nursery or school. One of the worst things about having a bad cough or cold, bar not being able to taste your favourite foods, is…Continue reading How to Sleep with a Cough or Cold – AD paid collaborative post

Ascott House and Gardens

Project 365 2019 Week 37

Project 365 2019 Week 37 Day 251 – 257 Sunday 8th September – Day 251 We’d been invited to Ascott House and Gardens in the summer holidays to see a production of Gangsta Granny, but unfortunately, the weather was awful and the performance was cancelled. It’s a National Trust property we’ve never visited so we…Continue reading Project 365 2019 Week 37

Shakespeare's Rose Theatre at Blenheim Palace

Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre at Blenheim Palace – AD Gifted tickets

During the summer holidays, we were invited along to a performance by Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre at Blenheim Palace.  There were four different plays on offer; Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, A Midsummer’s Night Dream and Richard III.  I love watching Shakespeare being performed and as much as I’d have liked to watch one of the more…Continue reading Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre at Blenheim Palace – AD Gifted tickets

Buckinghamshire Folk Tales

Buckinghamshire Folk Tales – AD sent for review and giveaway

You may recall that earlier this year I introduced you to Forest Folk Tales for Children. Carrying on with this theme, today I’m sharing the newly released Buckinghamshire Folk Tales with you.  Written by Terrie Howey and published through The History Press last month, the 224-page paperback book shares stories from all over the county.…Continue reading Buckinghamshire Folk Tales – AD sent for review and giveaway