Train adventures in North Wales

Steam Train adventures in North Wales

My son is steam train mad and if I’m honest, I also love the nostalgia of a bygone age and can appreciate what wonderful machines the locomotives are.  When we went away for my birthday last month, I took one look at the map of the are and knew we… Continue reading »

Walking the town walls of Conwy

Walking the town walls of Conwy

My OH had booked us a few days away in North Wales over the Easter holidays to celebrate my 50th birthday and we arrived in the late afternoon.  It was too late in the day to really enjoy a visit to the castle so we settled on spending some time… Continue reading »

Mummy and Me – April 2018

Mummy and Me - April 2018

Mummy and Me – April 2018 My idea has been to take at least one photo a week, every week of the year of my son and I together. Week 14 We started the first full week of the Easter holidays in style with a day in London.  We were… Continue reading »

Exploring Bodnant Garden

Exploring Bodnant Garden

We spent some time in North Wales recently.  It’s an area I’d been to before, but many years ago long before I had my son.  We’d had a few very foggy days but then the sun decided to finally make an appearance and I thought we would make good use… Continue reading »

Things to do on a budget in January

Things to do on a budget in January

I’m always on the look out for ideas of places to go and things to see.  As unpredictable as our weather is at the moment, it’s great to visit new places. I can certainly recommend Snowdonia, I love it there and can’t wait to take Monkey.  Here is a great… Continue reading »