The Pied Piper at Cornerstone – invited to review

We always enjoy a trip to the theatre and it doesn’t matter whether it’s a West End Show or a local production, there’s just something magical about a live performance.  When we were recently invited to watch The Pied Piper at Cornerstone in Didcot, I thought it would be the perfect… Continue reading »

A visit to the Christmas Tree Carnival

A visit to the Christmas Tree Carnival

I felt like death warmed up last weekend so we cancelled our main outdoors plans as I just wasn’t up to it.  But I had promised my son that we’d make a visit to the Christmas Tree Carnival in town.  So on Sunday that’s what we did as I knew it… Continue reading »

Feeling festive with Christmas at Blenheim Palace – invited to review

Feeling festive with Christmas at Blenheim Palace

As you all know, Blenheim Palace holds a special place in our family’s heart.  We’ve visited so many times over the last eight and half years, made so many memories too.  At the weekend we added to those memories and started feeling festive with Christmas at Blenheim Palace.  Last year we’d… Continue reading »

Back to School ready with Banbury Gateway Shopping Park

Back to School ready with Banbury Gateway Shopping Park

We’ve got just over two weeks to go until my son starts Year Four and the summer holidays are racing by.  We still need to fit in a hair cut at some point but we’ve spent this morning getting back to school ready with Banbury Gateway Shopping Park.  The retail and… Continue reading »

Creative Terrarium Workshop with Hillier Garden Centre in Banbury

Creative Terrarium Workshop with Hillier Garden Centre in Banbury

Did you know that Hillier Garden Centres are running hands-on gardening workshops throughout the year?  I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t have my Mum’s green fingers, so any help I can get is much appreciated.  Earlier this week we were invited along to the Creative Terrarium Workshop with… Continue reading »

Having fun at Countryfile Live

Having fun at Countryfile Live

It was baking hot last weekend wasn’t it and we had a full day planned having fun at Countryfile Live, which was once again being held in the grounds of Blenheim Palace.  We packed our water bottles, slapped on the sun cream and headed off to one of our favourite annual… Continue reading »