Recovering from depression is no easy task. Actually it’s incredibly hard work. But being outdoors helps and it helps a lot. The past 8 months have seen some very dark and challenging times but there have still been moments of smiles, and they’ve always involved my lovely little family. Clent Hills, National Trust (…)
We took the kids to Legoland over Easter weekend. The weather wasn’t brilliant but it actually worked in our favour. Because I realised that we’re not in any way conventional. What may take most people a day to do, takes us two. While my husband likes rollercoasters, the rest of us don’t. None of us(…)
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(…)
Kids of all ages love old telephone boxes-at Avoncroft there’s a large collection of kiosks plus a telephone exchange. We all loved having a go at calling the Police boxes!
We visited Brick Live at the NEC in Birmingham over half term. To be honest I wasn’t too sure what to expect, but on arrival we were greeted by the most ‘awesome’ sight according to my eldest daughter. I’ve got to admit, it was fab! For a Lego loving family (and let’s face it, who(…)
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(…)