our Center Parcs adventure

our Center Parcs adventure

Center Parcs is forest park holiday village with lots of indoor and outdoor activities to suit all interests and all age groups ( http://www.centerparcs.co.uk/index.jsp) and we have just arrived home from our holiday there. We were at the Whinfell Forest site (Lodge...
spring is here….?

spring is here….?

So this week saw the first day of spring come and go…. but the weather seemed to miss the point. For the first time in my 14 years in England, we had snow – in March – after the spring equinox.  And a fair few inches too.  It started on Friday early...
3 years and counting….

3 years and counting….

  Our 3 year wedding anniversary seemed like a good excuse to go on our first camping trip of the year.  The weather was colder and less settled than we had hoped but it turned out very well.   We went to Betws-y-coed (affectionately called Betsy-who-ha by Brent) –...
Food, glorious food.

Food, glorious food.

 It was a bit of a food fuelled weekend for me this past weekend.  It started on Friday night with dinner out with Helen and Harriet at a restaurant in Warrington called Spirit.  It was a neat venue – in an old manor house with a live pianist.  Just up my street.  The...
Josh is 7

Josh is 7

Another weekend went by too quickly…. They all seem to. Thursday was Josh’s birthday so we had our dinner over there and some cake.  He was a happy 7 year old and liked his, “angry birds” cake.  I wonder how he’s getting on with the keyboard we got him…?  He always...