A Day at the Beach – Costa Adeje

    16 July 2017

    It’s always tempting to have a lie-in when on holiday (why set an alarm when there is no early start at work?!) but if I can, I always try and get up at a good time so that the day feels nice and long. Plus doing a bit of exercise before breakfast makes me feel slightly less guilty about the pancakes with chocolate sauce with breakfast and compulsory dessert in the evening. The other benefit of waking up early is…

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  • Travel

    Being a Golf Caddy in Costa Adeje

    We were fortunate to be staying right next to Golf Costa Adeje, a championship golf course, when staying in La Caleta recently. As the men in my family all love playing golf, it seemed only…

    9 July 2017
  • Travel

    A Walk Through La Caleta National Park

    We recently went on a family holiday to La Caleta, a small fishing town in the south of Tenerife. La Caleta is fairly quiet so it’s a perfect place to go for a relaxing…

    2 July 2017
  • Lifestyle

    Bristol Comedy Garden

    Last weekend, Anthony and I were fortunate enough to spend a very sunny afternoon watching very talented comedians performing in the beautiful Queen Square in Bristol. Earlier in the week, when browsing for things…

    25 June 2017
  • Reviews Travel

    Codebreaking at Bletchley Park

    Bletchley Park has been on my list to visit for a few years now after watching ‘The Imitation Game’. So when deciding how to spend our Bank Holiday Monday, Anthony and I decided we…

    11 June 2017
  • Lifestyle

    A Quacking May Day

    May Day is always a great day for old-fashioned and traditional activities. This year we went to the village of Shoreham in Sevenoaks to watch their annual duck race, it was so much fun…

    14 May 2017
  • Lifestyle Travel

    Scotney Castle – The Grounds

    The estate grounds were definitely my favourite part of Scotney Castle, the colours were beautiful and although the gardens are clearly well kept and looked after, it didn’t feel too ‘kept’ as some stately…

    7 May 2017
  • Lifestyle Travel

    Scotney Castle – The House

    I have lived in Kent for almost all my life but there are so many historic sites and tourist attractions that I am yet to see and visit here. Scotney Castle in Tunbridge Wells…

    30 April 2017
  • Lifestyle

    Easter Celebrations

    I love Easter, partly because it means that it’s acceptable to eat chocolate at all times of the day, but also because it means more family time. We hosted the family Easter party this…

    23 April 2017
  • Lifestyle Travel

    Brighton Marathon

    My friend Lauren and I recently travelled down to Brighton to watch her boyfriend take part in the marathon. We woke up to clear blue skies and blazing sunshine which was perfect for us wandering around…

    19 April 2017