Lazy Days in Norfolk

Lazy Days in Norfolk, sounds ideal doesn’t it? Picture the scene, a family holiday set in Langham, North Norfolk. Feeling like the middle of nowhere, it pretty much was. I think the words I am after are rural and idyllic. As far as I can remember I’ve only been to Norfolk a couple of times […]

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My City, My Home

I love my city, the scenery, the people and the places. It seems that every week there’s always something new to look at, visit or experience. Whilst I was writing some notes for this part of my 52 Weeks of Gratitude Challenge, some awesome chap from the Guardian pretty much took the words out of […]

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Five Happy Things : November 2016

Before December reveals it’s busyness it’s time to reflect on the last month. November has been a pretty quiet month to be honest. No major ragers, no late night dancing instead it’s been evenings snuggled up in blankets watching television which has been rather lovely. Five happy things I’ve taken from November include: I’ve finished […]

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Lunch at the Devonshire Cat

I’m a huge fan of Abbeydale Brewery, their pubs and their beers. Recently their flagship pub, The Devonshire Cat, has had a bit of revamp and this week was finally open to the public. I was invited to The Devonshire Cat’s re-open evening where we got a chance to peruse the bar, try some of their […]

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Summer dreaming in August

It’s already the 2nd of August and I’m really not sure where the year has gone. I’m determined to get out and about and have some fun this month, especially as I have annual leave at the end of it! Only three weeks to go until a fortnight off work and I can’t wait! I […]

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Peakender 2016

Last weekend we popped along to the Peakender Festival, set at Thornbridge Outdoors near Bakewell. We’d booked camping for this last November and had been looking forward to it for months! Peakender, now in it’s third year, is a three day festival of beer curated by Thornbridge Brewery. We set up camp in the grounds of […]

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That First Challenging Blog Post

Okay, so it’s been a while since I’ve had a blog. I deleted my previous one and since then I’ve been stuck in a ‘how do I start a new blog‘ kind of mode. So I’m taking the plunge with this one. You see today I saw my GP, and she set me a challenge. I […]

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