Red Lion at Wendlebury

Enjoying a family meal at The Lion at Wendlebury – AD invited to review

We’ve had so much going on lately that the thought of someone else cooking for us has been most appealing.  On Sunday we were invited to spend time enjoying a family meal at The Lion at Wendlebury.  Situated between junction nine of the M40 and Bicester itself, it’s practically on our doorstep and we were…Continue reading Enjoying a family meal at The Lion at Wendlebury – AD invited to review

An overnight family stay with Aparthotel Adagio Brentford

An overnight family stay with Aparthotel Adagio Brentford – AD invited to review

With everything that’s been going on here recently we’ve all been in need of a bit of rest and relaxation and the opportunity to enjoy an overnight family stay with Aparthotel Adagio Brentford at the weekend was perfectly timed.  We’ve not experienced a stay in an aparthotel before so weren’t totally sure what to expect. …Continue reading An overnight family stay with Aparthotel Adagio Brentford – AD invited to review

Enjoying Waddesdon Manor and the Manor Restaurant

Enjoying Waddesdon Manor and the Manor Restaurant

The weather was glorious again on Sunday and we were all set to grab some fresh air at one of our favourite places and I knew I wouldn’t have to come home and do the cooking afterwards.  Result!  We spent some time enjoying Waddesdon Manor and the Manor Restaurant. Waddesdon Manor is a National Trust run…Continue reading Enjoying Waddesdon Manor and the Manor Restaurant

Vietnamese family dining at Pho in Oxford

Vietnamese family dining at Pho in Oxford

You all know that it’s been a battle of wills at times with regards to my son and his eating habits.  But aged eight, I can actually see the light at the end of the tunnel and slowly but surely he’s trying different foods.  Dining out is certainly a lot less stressful than it was…Continue reading Vietnamese family dining at Pho in Oxford

A family break at Chicheley Hall

A family break at Chicheley Hall

Life is often rather manic here and with a husband who is rarely home, we don’t get to spend much quality time together.  So when we were offered the chance to enjoy a family break at Chicheley Hall in Buckinghamshire recently, I jumped at the chance.  My eight year old son loves the whole idea of…Continue reading A family break at Chicheley Hall

Treat time at John Lewis and KuPP Oxford

Treat time at John Lewis and KuPP Oxford #JohnLewis

It’s not often I get to spend time away from my son in the evenings, but when an invitation popped into my inbox recently, I just knew I had to make it work, and I got to take a friend with me too!  Bonus.  We were off to enjoy some treat time at John Lewis and…Continue reading Treat time at John Lewis and KuPP Oxford #JohnLewis