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...
Madame Tussards, Fake News and Teens

Madame Tussards, Fake News and Teens

My daughter is a born and bred Londoner, and as she grows, we’ve found more and more things in London to enjoy. It’s really the city for everyone. However, there are some attractions that seem to have a timeless quality, whatever age you are, and one such...