I'd been wanting to visit Kew Gardens for aaaaaages! So a good few Saturdays back...WE DID! The weather forecast for the day- rain. So, we threw our hair up, grabbed our rain macs and made for the train station! An hour and a half, 3 games of Top Trumps and one giant game of Eye Spy later...we arrived! Entry … Continue reading A Rainy Day at Kew Gardens
A little trip to Chelmsford LUSH and all of our HALLOWEEN bath dreams have come true! Me and Miya aren't afraid to admit we have a LUSH problem... In fact it's a very enjoyable problem that we have embraced with enthusiasm! It started with a few bath bombs here and there but quickly grew into an uncontrollable hunger to TRY … Continue reading Halloween at LUSH!
One last slice of summer (for the road)... Something that needs to be on everyone's summer bucket list is strawberry picking! A few years back we discovered Cammas Hall A fruit farm found in the beautiful countryside of the Hertfordshire/Essex border and the rest is history basically... Every time we've been we've had THE CUTEST day out! … Continue reading Strawberry Picking at Cammas Hall
Shirley's Half Way to 100! Woohoooooo, another fun weekend! August was a bit on the crazy side- plan wise for us... But I'm NOT complaining because I have had THE loveliest summer with my family I mean, we have a lovely summer every year but...I don't know, it just felt like this year we had … Continue reading Bank Holiday Manchester Trip
Hello and Happy Monday! Or Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday/Saturday/Sunday (whatever day it is for you as you get round to reading this) Welcome 🙂 Following the warm response to my recent post "Loveliness of Late"...and the fact I really loved putting it together, I've decided to make it a regular thing! Of course I have topics and things I like and … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up
A Saturday Well Spent! Ok so let me set the scene real quick... It's around 1pm on a beautiful and sunny Saturday 1st September... So far me and Miya have: -Watched Pocahontas in bed -Set ourselves up with a bacon and egg sandwich -Done a spot of painting & are finally dressed with a whole day … Continue reading A Day in London (with a 6 Year Old)
Hello hello... Do you wanna see some b-e-a-UTIFUL lil snaps of Sandringham Estate? Of course you do! So let's get on with it... We visited Kings Lynn in Norfolk a few weekends back to meet up with our grandparents who were caravanning there (shout out caravan club woop woop) and of course, as you can … Continue reading Exploring Sandringham Estate