My Great British Family Holiday #OMGBFamily

Rope Swing

I have very fond memories of holiday’s as a child and always looked forward to spending time with Great Auntie Kathleen and Great Uncle Len who lived in Somerford, then Hampshire. I lived in West Sussex at the time, a stones throw from the shingle beach and not too far from the bright lights of Brighton, but holiday’s with my Aunt and Uncle always stick in my mind. It’s funny what you remember, the journey through the New Forest that… Continue Reading “My Great British Family Holiday #OMGBFamily”

Looking forward to the Easter break


It seems like half the country are on their Easter holidays already and I am slightly miffed that mine don’t break up from school until Thursday as I am itching to get outside and have some outdoor fun. I am currently stalking the MET Office website daily to see what the weather will be doing over the bank holiday weekend – if only these weathermen had the psychic ability to tell us exactly what the weather would be doing far in… Continue Reading “Looking forward to the Easter break”

A Choppy Challenge

Last weekend my husband’s best friend and family came down from Essex to visit and I wanted to do something fun with them.  The weather was forecast to be warm and sunny so I booked for us to go kayaking at Studland. We were booked in for 11am but as it was Bank Holiday weekend we set off early as we didn’t know how busy the Sandbanks Ferry would be.  Thank goodness we did as the queues were huge already… Continue Reading “A Choppy Challenge”