Our Review of Carter’s Steam Fair

Every year, the fair comes to our local common, and the kids love it. Me, less so ... the blaring...

Cultured Kids #48

We are rolling into the summer holidays, can you believe it! Time to spend lots of time over the...

10 reasons to go to Faro on a girls’ weekend

Every year, I go on a girls' weekend. As these trips are now scientifically proven to improve your...
A review of Zippo’s Circus

A review of Zippo’s Circus

Every year on a local common, overnight a huge big top pops up on a local common, with several lorries with Zippo's circus blazoned upon the sides roll in: For the next few days, Zippo's circus is in town! Just last week, this happened and we were lucky enough to be...

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Cultured Kids #43

Cultured Kids #43

As ever, the year seems to be whizzing by: Easter is done and dusted and I don't know about you, but my eyes are firmly gazing towards the summer holidays. But let's not forget that those long winter months provided us with some excellent cultural events. The V&A...

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The Fearless Girl, Paternoster Square

The Fearless Girl, Paternoster Square

I recently went into the city to visit the Museum of London's newest exhibition, Beasts of London. As I walked back to the train station, I stumbled upon a bronze statue in Paternoster Square. To begin with, I just thought it was an interesting sculpture; it reminded...

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A Review of La Plagne Soleil

A Review of La Plagne Soleil

This year, our annual ski holiday was in La Plagne Soleil. This is what we thought of it. Getting there Last year, when we went to Val Thorens, we decided to go by Eurostar / SNCF, this turned out to be a brilliant idea. We loved that we got on a train in London and...

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