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 ┬áto embrace. After the essential visit to The Natural History Museum, the next essential trip...
Good grief, Charlie Brown! Somerset House

Good grief, Charlie Brown! Somerset House

One of those items that has instantly reminds me of my childhood is my Snoopy money box. It sat proudly on my window shelf, with me putting my weekly pocket money in. Snoopy is a part of all our lives, however big or small, I am sure all of us have a memory of him and...
Christmas gift ideas: The National Art Pass

Christmas gift ideas: The National Art Pass

With eyes to Christmas, it is very easy to have eyes to gifts that may raise a laugh or two, be used a couple of times, before they then gather dust in a cupboard, or worse, condemned to landfill. However, I am delighted to see that there is a trend towards buying...
Girls’ weekend in Palma: Where to Eat and Drink!

Girls’ weekend in Palma: Where to Eat and Drink!

As much as I love my family, who doesn’t love a girls’ weekend! I tend to go on at least one a year, and the past three have all been in Palma, Mallorca! Yes, this was slightly coincidental, but also it is just such a fabulous place, it’s such an...
Christmas in London (for the adults!)

Christmas in London (for the adults!)

With fireworks and Halloween out of the way, all focus is now on CHRISTMAS! Now, don’t get me wrong, Christmas with the kids is wonderful, and we love our annual Christmas Lights walk, but sometimes it’s quite good to leave them at home with the sitter and...
Skiing in Austria with Children

Skiing in Austria with Children

Anyone who follows the blog, will know we are avid skiers. However, apart from our one diversion to Whistler, we have only ever skied in France. I am thinking that maybe this year, we should dip our toes into skiing in Austria, and I have been browsing at potential...