Jersey | St Brelade’s Bay

During the recent half-term, we nipped on a plane and flew for a mere 35 minutes to the beautiful island of Jersey.Far enough away to feel like 'abroad' and familiar enough to feel British.  We stayed in the gorgeous St. Brelade's Bay and our hotel over looked the beach.  The beach is apparently in the … Continue reading Jersey | St Brelade’s Bay

Weekday Walks | St. James’s

St James's is bounded to the north by Piccadilly, to the west by Green Park, to the south by The Mall and St. James's Park and to the east by Haymarket. Post Second World War, the area became predominantly commercial but, as is happening in large swathes of Central London, it's slowly becoming a home for the very wealthy, with … Continue reading Weekday Walks | St. James’s

Beautiful Barcelona | Photos

We were in Barcelona on 17th August.We were a mere block away from the tragedy,but were quite safe and well.Although obviously shaken, The Boy Child particularly so,we continued with our plans.We'd all fallen in love with how beautiful Barcelona was,and felt that by keeping calm and carrying on,we were honouring our new Spanish friends the … Continue reading Beautiful Barcelona | Photos

Photography Scavenger Hunt | Link-up #2

Mary-Lou of Patio Postcardsis hosting the second of three link-ups today for this year'sPhotography Scavenger Hunt.(As she lives in Canada, you might want to wait until afternoonhere in the UK before heading over there.) Here's this year's list:1) Something fuzzy~ Velour sandals ~2) Bubbles3) A web~ climber in the playground ~4) A zig zag5)  A seasonal relaxing space/item~ you can't get more … Continue reading Photography Scavenger Hunt | Link-up #2

Memos: Mail: Me

Even though the lovely Sian has begun her Summer blog break,I'm still planning on boring letting you know what sort of things have made it into my Monday roundup of recent happenings.The most exciting thing in months to land on the doormat has been our tickets for Wimbledon.We came up in the Ballot and secured 2 seats … Continue reading Memos: Mail: Me