We hired bikes for a few days which enabled us to a) burn beer & baklava calories b) see this beautiful island from a different perspective c) kill our legs, especially his, mine are spin-fit 😉 and d) just take it easy and soak up the warm October sunshine without dehydrating or burning. That said, … [Read more…]
I spent a near perfect weekend with one of my bestest friends in the whole world. I say near perfect as we had a run-in with an electric car. Never ever buy, hire, accept a lift from an electric car. I shall say no more. We drove down to the Seven Sisters Country Park and … [Read more…]
For her tenth birthday – yes 10 – we decided to keep is small and intimate and treat ourselves to a decadent afternoon tea on board a lovely London bus. The BB Bakery bus tour was a fun & sugary way to celebrate our little girl’s double figures. But blimey there was a lot of … [Read more…]
Well, we went and already it feels like many many moons ago. I’ve been to Zante quite a few times now and this time was by far the best – with my babies, swimming until 8pm every day, tzatziki with every meal. Bliss.
This month saw the re-opening on one of my childhood memories: Dreamland. Margate has been a favourite place of mine to visit for a long time and I’ve previously captured the Grade II listed wooden scenic railway (which strangely burned down a few years back whilst competitions for its renovation were going on) and Arlington … [Read more…]
Having just posted images from Dreamland‘s opening weekend I thought I’d dig through the archives and see what I have from before renovation and before the fire which damaged the Grade II listed scenic railway.
We did this last year and loved it, however, this year was more about the Waterloo mirror wall…
This place is every small child’s dream and potentially every parent’s nightmare: sugary breakfast cereals with additional chocolate toppers. Their eyes almost popped out of their little over tired sockets when we rocked up to the Brick Lane cafe this morning after their very late sleepover. They needed the sugar fix like I needed a … [Read more…]
My favourite bit of London. Long live concrete!