On the day that our lockdown is being eased further and the pubs will open their gardens to customers once again....we have snow...in mid-April... You've got to love the UK weather and its sense of humour!
One Year Today
Today marks one year since we, here in the UK, were informed by our Prime Minister that we were going into lockdown for the first time, as this pandemic started taking hold across the globe. I watched the broadcast that night, fearful and anxious, knowing we were witnessing history and wondering what on earth the [...]
Why Do I Feel Like Hugging A Tree?
Because I Love…
More Autumn Loveliness
Because I Love…
...REMINISCING!!! Particularly at the moment, whilst we are all grounded so to speak! Whilst trying to sort out my hundreds and hundreds of photos, I came across these pictures which reminded me of the fantastic time I had in Wells, Somerset with my mum a few years ago. This window was in The Bishop's Palace [...]
A Little Sunshine To Lift My Mood!
My 2018 Travels – A(nother) Review!
Well, it's almost the end of the year and it's that time when we all start reflecting on the year that has passed, the ups and downs, the achievements, the un-achievements (lets not call them failures!). You may also be inundated with review posts at the moment...so sorry to add to the pile, but here [...]
The Blackpool Illuminations!
A visit to Blackpool wouldn't be complete without seeing the Illuminations!! We had been up the Blackpool Tower earlier that day, (enjoying the views!) so, we were up for hitting another of the town's tourist attractions! The tradition of the annual illuminations which light up the promenade dates back to 1879, when they first experimented [...]