Exploring the Tower of London

Exploring the Tower of London

I’m a firm believer that History is far from boring and that the best way for children to learn about our past is to see it for themselves.  My son was learning about the Tudor period recently and I decided he should see where Anne Boleyn spent her last days…. Continue reading »

Trump Tower of London – My Sunday Photo 081017

Trump Tower of London - My Sunday Photo 081017

Trump Tower of London – My Sunday Photo 081017   I think it’s fair to say, that of all the things we were expecting to see at the Tower of London last Sunday, an elephant wasn’t one of them.  He was rather fabulous though.

Project 365 2017 Week 40

Project 365 2017 Week 40

Project 365 2017 Week 40 Day 274 – 280 Sunday 1st October – Day 274 We had a full day in London starting with an early train from the second local station to us, with a new line into London.  We were spending the day at the Tower of London on… Continue reading »

Tower of London 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle

Tower of London 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle

Last month I was able to share my childhood memories of Hampton Court Palace with you through the latest Ravensburger Puzzle.  Today I’m showcasing the latest in their Historic Royal Palaces series with the lovely Tower of London 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle.  The Tower of London really is a truly iconic… Continue reading »

Visiting the #TowerPoppies #CountryKids

Visiting the #TowerPoppies

We were in London on two different Sundays back in August and September and decided to walk along the embankment on both occasions to visit the #TowerPoppies.  Both Daddy P and I grew up watching the Remembrance Day ceremony in London.  You may remember we took Monkey to the Cenotaph… Continue reading »