I have been to a lot of places in my life but none quite compare to the City of Lights, Paris. There is an air of magic and a feeling of home for me whenever I am there. I've never missed a place before until I first visited Paris and now when I am not … Continue reading Paris-My Favourite City
I was born in Birmingham in the UK and when I was 2 years old we moved a little outside of the city, about 20 miles to a town called Tamworth. I loved it there but as fate would have it, when I started a family I ended up in South Derbyshire, in a town … Continue reading My Community-where I live
Situated a 15-20 minute drive from Birmingham is Broomy Croft Childrens Farm. I had never heard of this farm until last year when my mom decided to come back out of retirement and get a part time job working in the farm shop/reception area. It's a family run farm with a really pleasant, friendly atmosphere. … Continue reading Broomy Croft Childrens Farm
Disclaimer: This post is meant in a light hearted sense and is not intended to offend anyone. (Why is the world so politically correct, that I'm even having to point this out?) When my sister lived in Canada she once got asked if she knew such and such a person, who lived in Manchester. We are … Continue reading The British Stereotype from across the pond
Five of our summer holidays have been spent at Butlins in Minehead, Somerset. There are also resorts in Skegness and Bognor Regis, I have not visited these and the reason I keep going back to Minehead is because of the gorgeous beach, and also I'm a creature of habit who doesn't like change. The first time … Continue reading Butlins, the ideal family getaway.
As you will see from my previous posts, I am very family orientated. My parents, my kids and my sister and nephew are the most important people in my life and I wouldn't change them for the world. One of the things we love to do together is to go on holiday. Two … Continue reading Northumberland
Unfortunately for me I don't get to travel much. I think Paris and the Greek islands are about as exotic as it gets for me. Still, that doesn't mean that when I'm in a free nest that I can't plan for my future travels. There are so many places in the world that I would … Continue reading Travel Bucket List