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A Very British Day Out

That was it. I’d had enough. I’d lost my momentum. Time for a day out. On my own. I searched the internet for events, most that come up now are festivals of some sort - I’m not a festival goer, not yet anyway, I have my first mini festival that’s local called Buckfest in July… Continue reading A Very British Day Out

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A Lull

It’s been a while since my last trip away. There have been reasons. The main one being the swimming. It seemed to completely take over mine and Viv’s lives. I think we actually became a little addicted to it. I am however pleased (and proud) to say I swam 30 miles, the extra challenge that… Continue reading A Lull

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Snowdrops, Sunset, Sleep…..Eventually

Facebook had come through again. It’s amazing what events you can find on there, usually by accident when you’re looking at something else. This time I’d found a Snowdrop open day at a church in Chelveston and a Fairytrail in Wolverley near Kidderminster. Now we know what my sense of where places are in this… Continue reading Snowdrops, Sunset, Sleep…..Eventually

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Plan Plan Plan

Fresh head! Fresh ideas! Bring it! Instagram is taking a hit and Pinterest is off the scale!! It’s amazing the ideas you can find when you go hunting and even when you’re not looking!! So far.... This weekend - Snowdrops and fairy trails - booked. Peniche - West coast of Portugal, fly to Lisbon, hire… Continue reading Plan Plan Plan

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Belgian Balls. Big Shiny Ones.

Sunday, last day, sadly. It was another slow start, more pastries and coffee with a ‘putting the world to rights’ natter. David was back to work today so it would be just the three of us exploring the city. Once we’d gotten ready and I’d had my sing song and dance in the shower which… Continue reading Belgian Balls. Big Shiny Ones.