New Knight on the Block? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 041216

New Knight on the Block? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 041216

My son is my little hero and he’s very protective of his Mummy at the best of times.  New Knight on the Block? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 041216 Could Monkey be my knight in shining armour or does he just like the look of the shield?  He had so… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 48

Project 366 2016 Week 48

Project 366 2016 Week 48 Day 332 – 338 From a castle to meeting Santa with Beavers, it’s one week nearer to Monkey turning 7! Sunday 27th November – Day 332 We spent the day at Warwick Castle, the weather was kind and Monkey loved every moment.  He was clearly deep in… Continue reading »

Getting in the Christmas spirit at Warwick Castle

Getting in the Christmas spirit at Warwick Castle

Monkey is really starting to show an interest in history much to my delight.  I’m a big fan of all things castle related and last weekend we were getting in the Christmas spirit at Warwick Castle.  It’s been just over two years since I last visited with Monkey, and I was… Continue reading »

Monkey returns to Warwick Castle #CountryKids

Monkey returns to Warwick Castle

I moved to North Oxfordshire with my parents and brother in the early 1980’s.  One of the most memorable places that we visited was Warwick Castle which wasn’t too far away from where we lived. For a history fanatic like myself it was like walking straight into a history book…. Continue reading »

The Black&White Photography Project Week 11 #bwphotoproject

The B&W Photography Project Week 11

The B&W Photography Project Week 11 with PODCast, and for this week I’m using a photograph I took last weekend at Warwick Castle. I love this photo in Black and White.  To me the portcullis almost looks like teeth and you are drawn into the castle entrance and whatever lies beyond…. Continue reading »

Mike the Knight and Warwick Castle – a giveaway worth over £140.00

Mike the Knight and Warwick Castle

I have a really wonderful giveaway for you today.  If you’ve been following the blog over the last week you will know that we had a wonderful day at Warwick Castle on Saturday watching the new Mike the Knight film Journey to Dragon Mountain. Huzzah! To celebrate the launch of… Continue reading »

Journey to Dragon Mountain with Mike the Knight

Mike the Knight and Warwick Castle

We had a really enjoyable day out last Saturday. I’ve always loved history, castles and everything that goes with it. When we moved to Oxfordshire in my mid-teens, one of the first places we visited with my parents was Warwick Castle.  It’s a wonderful place to explore and I’ve loved… Continue reading »

Project 365 – Week 37

Project 365 - Week 37

Joining in with TheBoyAndMe and her linky 365 Project  A Photo A Day, Every Day, For A Year!  Project 365 – Week 37 Days 250-256. I am beginning to understand the issue with photos and a grumpy school boy!  So bear with us whilst Monkey gets used to being at school full… Continue reading »

CBeebies Magazine Kids go Free Campaign #CBeebiesMagKidsGoFree

CBeebies Magazine Kids go Free Campaign

I can’t quite believe that the sun is still shining, and we are in the second week of the summer holidays!  Long may it last, please, please  for next week when Daddy P is taking some time off!  Anyway, this Saturday Monkey and I will be visiting CBeebies Land at… Continue reading »