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Celebrating Star Wars

Celebrating Star Wars

Our family have been rather taken with Star Wars and with the new film The Force Awakens coming out over Christmas it has brought with it an awful lot of joy and fun. My littlest hasn’t seen the new film, in fact he’s only seen part of the first ever film, he thinks it will(…)

Battery Re-Charging at the Lickey Hills

Battery Re-Charging at the Lickey Hills

It’s no secret to regular reader’s of this little blog that I enjoy looking at trees, or that one of my favourite places are the Lickey Hills. I’ve shared many moments with my lovely little family there. It’s where we all go to re-charge, to run free, to play, to explore, to laugh and be(…)

Apple Day at Hanbury Hall

Apple Day at Hanbury Hall

There’s nothing quite like picking an apple fresh from the tree and biting into it’s crunchy goodness. I’m lucky enough to grow my own apples and I don’t think I’ll ever tire of the joy I get from watching them grow and then eating them. As regular readers will know, our family also enjoy visiting(…)

Malvern Autumn Show

Malvern Autumn Show

As a family, we love steam engines, traction engines, classic cars and vehicles, animals and being outdoors. Put all of these things together and we’re pretty much in heaven. The Three Counties Show ground in Malvern, Worcestershire hosts the Autumn Show each September. We first visited last year and enjoyed it so much that decided(…)

Living History at Avoncroft Museum

Living History at Avoncroft Museum

As regular readers of the blog will know, we are huge fans of Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings in Bromsgrove-we enjoy the variety of buildings to see, the living history to experience, the wide open spaces and the lack of commercialism to name but a few aspects that make this place so special for us.(…)