Staycation

Staycation is a new catch word of the last few years and we all pull our purse string ever tighter, here I’m going to list things which I have been too which I would highly recommend.  Places to stay, places to visit, places to eat, and events to attend in the hope that you might like them too. Please do send me any suggestions of new ones  to try, I would love to hear from you…

Hitchin Lavender, Hertfordshire

If this place is not on your bucket list for day trip, I highly recommend adding it immediately! It is just so stunning and well…

Weekend in Cheltenham

I’m a big fan of Cheltenham and am lucky enough to have a friend who lives there who I can go and stay with occasionally, but…

Saving Money With A Staycation This Summer

  The sun very much seems to have his hat on this summer, so what better time than to save money on your summer holiday…

Kew Gardens Christmas Light Spectacular

I meant to get this post out before Christmas to share with you as it was truly out of this world! But crazy Christmas took…

Magical Christmas at Waddesdon Manor

Last year I went to the Christmas fair only with my sister at Waddesdon Manor – I loved it but heard there was more to…

Royal Ascot

I have to admit, when my girls first mentioned that they wanted to go to Royal Ascot this year I was a little in two…

Hiroshima Day Ceremony and Lantern Floating

This is an event which is held annually at the Peace Pagoda on Willen Lake in Milton Keynes to mark the anniversary of Hiroshima in…