Walking around Stowe last Sunday we were surrounded by beauty at every turn.
Last weekend we visited a family favourite – the Bedfordshire Steam and Country Fair. We saw countless steam-powered vehicles, from traction engines to cars. Monkey was in his element. As we wandered around the grounds we stumbled across a quiet corner and met this chap. He looks rather curious don’t… Continue reading »
Today I’m sharing a shot from a visit we made to Calke Abbey over the summer holidays. You can read all about our visit in yesterday’s #CountryKids post. I just love this particular photo. What’s Monkey thinking? Where shall I head to first? Where shall I build my den? What’s… Continue reading »
I was looking through some photos from a trip to Kew Gardens we’d made earlier in the summer and this photo just made me laugh. It shouts out BOO! doesn’t it. It was one of those days when Monkey was truly carefree and very cheeky. He was the most… Continue reading »
There are certain things that are absolutely timeless and can be enjoyed by all generations aren’t there. Blowing bubbles has to be right at the top of the list. I don’t know anyone who doesn’t like blowing bubbles, Monkey and I certainly do. Yes, we have bubble machines, but there’s… Continue reading »
I still remember my first visit to see HMS Victory, I went with my parents and my brother. I’m guessing I was about 8, I’m sure my Dad will correct me shortly! The ship looked so large and so beautiful. In those days the masts were at full height and… Continue reading »