BBC4 is my cultural lifeline in lockdown 3

Well, here we are aagin: Let's not delve into how we got here, but we are. There is little cheer...

Book Review: Another You, Kirsten Hesketh

Another Us, Kirsten Hesketh, is focused around the loveable Emma and her family, which include...

Cultured Kids, December 2020 #62

Hello Cultured Kids! December is usually a month packed with back-to-back culture, but with the...
The Peace Pagoda, Battersea Park

The Peace Pagoda, Battersea Park

One huge advantage of lockdown has been rediscovering all the local gems in our local area, and having a dog who needs a daily walk, it's been great to rediscover some of the beautiful parks in South London. A recent trip to Battersea Park, I rediscovered the...

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Cultured Kids #57

Cultured Kids #57

In these strange and curious times, we need culture more than ever: a form of escapism and a chance for our brains to absorb something other than the situation we are in. Even from our sofas and kitchen tables, we can use culture to expand our minds and thinking. Not...

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What I’ve been up to in Quarantine

What I’ve been up to in Quarantine

This post contains affiliate links, should you click or purchase anything through the links, I will get a few pennies. It will not cost you anything extra. I only recommend things I have genuinely enjoyed or bought. Quarantine has been interesting. It's certainly...

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Art activities for children from Museums

Art activities for children from Museums

As we enter into the fourth week of lockdown, I thought I would share more of the great resources that our wealth of museums and art galleries are sharing. This post, I thought I would concentrate on specifically art activities for children. Two Temple Place I was a...

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5 London exhibitions  to visit during lockdown

5 London exhibitions to visit during lockdown

As you all know, I like nothing better than a wander around a London gallery or museum, so during lockdown, this is one thing I am missing the most. However, in the virtual world we all inhabit, it is lovely that the power of technology is still enabling us to get to...

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