Enjoying the Donington Historic Festival

Enjoying the Donington Historic Festival

It’s no big secret that I love motor racing.  My Dad inspired a love that both my brother and I have tried to pass on to our children.  Sadly I don’t have Dad’s encyclopedic knowledge and instant recall of every car that’s ever raced since the year dot, where they… Continue reading »

Project Brabham – get involved! #ProjectBrabham

Project Brabham

It’s no secret here that I’m a big motor racing fan.  It’s a love I share with my Dad and brother and Monkey is getting better at recognising Formula One teams on the TV during the grand prix shows. There are certain names that are synonymous with racing, Brabham is… Continue reading »

Tracks Racing the Sun – a book review

Tracks Racing the Sun

As regular readers will know I’m a bit of a Formula One fan.  I’ve grown up with the sport and love to support Ferrari through good and bad times.  I also love reading, so when I heard about Tracks Racing the Sun recently, I knew I had to read it. Tracks Racing… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project R is for Racing #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project R is for Racing

Week 18 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project. What on earth to pick for R?  I thought of Roar, Ronda, River, and then it hit me when I thought about Red. My The Alphabet Photography Project R is for Racing (and Red). Being a Ferrari fan, yes sorry, I’m going to… Continue reading »

Wishing I was getting up at silly o’clock this weekend

There is only one real downside to being a stay at home mummy on a very tight budget – having to forgo tickets to the British Formula One Grand Prix.  This will be the second year running that I just have not been able to afford or justify the expense… Continue reading »

Childhood hero

My childhood hero, James Hunt

Who was your childhood hero? I’ve been meaning to write this post for ages, but I just saw something on Facebook that made me realise that today would be very apt. A day to remember my hero on the anniversary of his death. I love Motor Racing, especially Formula One… Continue reading »