Snowdrop spotting at Stowe

Snowdrop spotting at Stowe

I’m so relieved that January is done and dusted for another year.  I’m really not a fan of the first month of the year.  Long dark, dreary grey days with minimal colour to brighten the spirits.  The weather had been particularly rubbish over the weekends or we’d had indoor commitments. … Continue reading »

Enjoying Waddesdon Imaginarium on New Years Eve

Enjoying Waddesdon Imaginarium on New Years Eve

Waddesdon Manor has been a regular haunt since we first joined the National Trust when my son was really small.  We live fairly close by and are often to be found enjoying the grounds and admiring the beautiful exterior of the house.  We’d had such a manic build up to… Continue reading »

By the light of the moon – My Sunday Photo 070118

By the light of the moon - My Sunday Photo 070118

By the light of the moon – My Sunday Photo 070118 We visited the Waddesdon Imaginarium on New Years Eve, complete with full moon.  It was a magical evening.    

Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival #mkilluminatedboats

Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival

Every so often something pops up on my Facebook feed that makes me stop and investigate further.  I’m always looking for something new to enjoy with my vehicle loving son and earlier in the month we spent a few hours Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival. Organised by the Canal and… Continue reading »

A Step too far? – My Sunday Photo 151017

A Step too far? - My Sunday Photo 151017

A Step too far? – My Sunday Photo 151017   Sticks in hand, of course, marching along, but maybe a Step too far? at Stowe recently.

Outdoors fun whatever the weather #Countrykids

Outdoors fun whatever the weather

Monkey and I are definitely missing the Spanish sun at the moment.  It was a bit of a shock to fly back from 40 degree temperatures and wall to wall sunshine where my parents live, to a grey, dull and rather wet English August. This week has been particularly rubbish… Continue reading »