Norfolk: Scolt Head Island

Norfolk: Scolt Head Island

We spend a considerable amount of time at our Norfolk cottage, and over the years, you’d think we had seen and done most things in the local vicinity. Far from it: We always discover something new. Last time, we discovered Scolt Head island. We organised a trip...
Three things to see at Kew

Three things to see at Kew

I recently had my mother come to stay with me, and as we were planning our weekend together, she said she would really like to go to Kew Gardens. My mum is a very keen gardener, and she is always keen to go and explore gardens to garner more ideas for her own. I have...
5 Highlights from Wychwood Festival 2017

5 Highlights from Wychwood Festival 2017

We returned for the third year to the Wonderful Wychwood Festival on Cheltenham racecourse, this weekend. Did we get bored as we’ve been before? Far from it, in fact I felt like I came away with an even fuzzier feeling of warmth and love towards it. There are so...
Anyone for Cricket?

Anyone for Cricket?

One of my favourite childhood memories is being at the cricket club. My Dad was a keen player, and summer weekends were taken up by being at the club, playing endless games of British bulldog with the other players’ kids. We sometimes went ‘away’ and...

Family Travels to Greece : Western Crete

Family travels to Western Crete It’s no secret that we’re big fans of Greece when it comes to a family holiday at TMK. I’m always searching for the Greece I fell in love with 30 years ago on backpacking adventures and I found it on Western Crete....