...BLUE SKIES!!! I honestly couldn't be happier right now! This is the sky in my patch of the UK at the moment!! It's so utterly gorgeous and to see the blanket of blue above me makes me so happy. The sun has been blazing down on us for a while now and I'm trying to… Continue reading Because I Love…
I have just returned from a lovely weekend in the city of Wells in Somerset. The destination was chosen by my mum and I gladly went along for the ride! We had a fabulous time together, taking in the sights of the smallest city in England, eating waaayyy too much, including cream teas and delicious… Continue reading Living It Up In Wells!
...TRAVEL MEMORIES!! This post is inspired by chats that I have had recently with the lovely San at Alive and Trekking about New Zealand. San has a passion and love for New Zealand and you'll find great tales and photos of the magnificent country, and beyond, on her fantastic blog! We got chatting about our… Continue reading Because I Love…
I can't believe this is the last photo challenge! I started this blog last year and the daily prompts and photo challenges have been invaluable to me, not only for providing much needed inspiration, but also as being a great place for interaction and discovering some great blogs out there. Thank you to everyone for… Continue reading All Time Favourites…
I don't think it's any secret that I love the beach and the sun! I grew up in the Middle East, on a small island where the sea was usually visible whilst going about your normal routine and the sun shone... a lot! In fact, going to the beach was a part of our normal… Continue reading Finding My Happy Place
Oh my word, the weather gods are shining down on us! It's a bank holiday weekend here in the UK and it's looking like it's going to be a glorious one, hip hip hooray! The holidays and the weather rarely align so it's time to make the most of it! Whatever you are doing, wherever… Continue reading Sunshine At Last!
It seemed unlikely that I would ever get on a small plane... I had enough trouble getting on a big one!! I don't like flying and the thought of sitting on a tiny plane filled me with fear. But somehow my partner had persuaded me that it would be MUCH better to fly the forty-five… Continue reading Heading For The Skies…Reluctantly!
Swansea is situated just south of Newcastle, at the mouth of Lake Macquarie….which is a bloody big lake! We have stayed in Swansea numerous times now and whilst it’s fair to say that it is quite quiet, I’ve always enjoyed our time there. We rent a little cottage which has a lovely garden which… Continue reading Swansea…Australia, that is!
I visited Penzance in Cornwall, UK, with a friend for a gloriously fun and sunny weekend last year. It was such a brilliant weekend and we were totally blessed with weather. There is a lido there called the Jubliee Pool. It had fallen into disrepair but had been restored to its former glory and was… Continue reading Jubilee Pool, Penzance
I spent a lovely day in London at the weekend catching up with a friend. We ate good food, drank gin and tonic and she introduced me to the works of the prolific artist, Dale Chihuly, an American glass sculptor. I must admit I had never heard of him, but as soon as I glimpsed… Continue reading New Discoveries!