Trixski Review – a ski carrier

Trixski Review – a ski carrier

Those who know my blog will know we love to ski. We took our children for the first time when they were 6 and 8 to Val D’Isere. After a few more holidays in Alpe D’Huez, Les Arcs, Whistler and Val Thorens, they are becoming pretty confident on the slopes. We mainly...
Cultured Kids #38

Cultured Kids #38

January is finally over, and while I was in town today, I really thought how bleak it looked without all the festive lights and shop displays! But Spring is coming, and that means longer days! Despite it being January, we’ve had a wonderful cultural month:...
Exploring London: The Alexander McQueen Flagship Store

Exploring London: The Alexander McQueen Flagship Store

One of the reasons I love living in London is the buzz: Constantly finding new things to see and do. Obviously, London can come with quite a hefty price tag, so it’s always good to find things that are free. One such place which is new, very interesting and free...
A Four Day Itinerary for Taormina, Sicily

A Four Day Itinerary for Taormina, Sicily

This summer we visited the beautiful island of Sicily. Having not visiting before, we were unsure what we would find. What we did find was an island full of history, culture, delicious food and spectacular scenery. We actually spent six days in Taormina, but I think...
209 Women, Portcullis House

209 Women, Portcullis House

Yesterday, I attended the free exhibition at Portcullis House, 209 Women. The exhibition has been put together to celebrate 100 years of women being able to become Members of Parliament. The Representation of the People Act was passed in February 1918, following a...
5 of the best beaches to go fossil hunting in Dorset

5 of the best beaches to go fossil hunting in Dorset

At one point or another, one of your children will undoubtedly go through the ‘dinosaur phase’. However, as phases go, this is pretty good phase and certainly one  to embrace. After the essential visit to The Natural History Museum, the next essential trip...