What’s The Story? 2nd Sept 2013

I’m linking up again with What’s The Story? with a photo taken on Good Friday this year. We spend a lot of time at Blenheim Palace as it’s not too far from where we live and we have annual passes.  Any regular reader will be familiar with our trips!  Most… Continue reading »

Jousting What’s the Story? 12th August

My post for What’s the Story? 12th August is all about a particular photograph taken at the Jousting at Blenheim Palace earlier this year.  Regular readers will know that we spend a lot of time at Blenheim Palace!  We have an annual pass and use it all the time, including… Continue reading »

Messing around at the Palace

We had absolutely no plans for today when we woke up this morning.  It was actually quite nice to have nothing to rush off to, no pressure to get fed, dressed and out the door.  A rare event in this household.  So what shall we do today Monkey?  Up to… Continue reading »

More fun at the Palace

More fun at the Palace

We are frequent visitors to Blenheim Palace as you can see from previous posts. This week we have actually been to the Palace two days running!  On Thursday we met Monkey’s God Mum and her 7-year-old daughter there for their first visit.  It wasn’t pouring down with rain, but it… Continue reading »

A lovely day at the Palace …… watching the Jousting

As you’ll know from a previous post we love Blenheim Palace and visit regularly with our annual pass.  We were there on Thursday enjoying the sunshine in the Pleasure Gardens, digging for treasure in the sandpit, pretending to be real Monkey’s climbing over the wooden climbing frame and taking a… Continue reading »

Scared of spiders? Not us, we’ve got an Entomologist in the family :)

When you’re a child you don’t really appreciate how your parents’ interests can impact on your life. I haven’t got my Mum’s green fingers and I’ve no interest in being a football referee like Dad but I have taken a few things onboard. I have learnt so many things from… Continue reading »