Fields of Gold – My Sunday Photo 300417

Fields of Gold - My Sunday Photo 300417

Fields of Gold – My Sunday Photo 300417 We spent the end of our Easter holidays with my best friend in Derbyshire.  We always seem to be there when the Rapeseed plants are in full flower.  I love the fields of gold, they just brighten up any day.    

Project 366 2016 Week 18-19

Project 366 2016 Week 19

Project 366 2016 Week 18-19 Day 122-135 with The Boy and Me. From ice cream to cocktails and a lot of fun in between. Sunday 1st May – Day 122 Daddy P was shattered so we opted for the easier option of my ideas for the day.  That was meant to… Continue reading »

Picking up sticks at Calke Abbey

Picking up sticks at Calke Abbey

My best friend lives close to Calke Abbey and it’s become a favourite haunt whenever Monkey and I are visiting.  We were staying for a couple of days earlier in the week, and after the drive up in the morning, we were all in need of some fresh air.  It looked… Continue reading »

An afternoon of fun at Calke Abbey #CountryKids

An afternoon of fun at Calke Abbey

Today I thought I’d share with you an afternoon of fun at Calke Abbey.  Well that’s not entirely true, I’m actually going to share two afternoon’s of fun at Calke Abbey, enjoyed almost exactly a year apart. I never got to share our experience from last year, with all that went… Continue reading »

Exploring Rosliston Forestry Centre

Exploring Rosliston Forestry Centre

Monkey and I were staying with my best friend in Derbyshire for a couple of days last month and I she’d suggested a couple of places we could visit.  One hit the mark immediately and off we went for a day out exploring Rosliston Forestry Centre on the outskirts of Swadlincote… Continue reading »

Walking with a good friend #CountryKids

Walking with a good friend

My best friend lives in Derbyshire and Monkey and I visit her as often as we can. She lives near a disused railway line which we often explore. On this visit we decided to leave the railway line itself and follow a footpath through the fields.  It was time to… Continue reading »

Making fire and having fun at Conkers #CountryKids

Stay Play Explore in Leicestershire

Sometimes things are just meant to happen aren’t they?  My best friend lives in Derbyshire and Monkey and I try to visit her as often as we can. Her partner had a cycling trip to Sweden booked so we’d arranged to drive up straight from school last Friday and spend… Continue reading »