The Heat Wave of 2018

The Heat Wave of 2018

I’ve not known a summer like this since I’ve lived here… so that’s almost 20 years in case anyone is counting!  The weather is warm (sometimes hot) and very dry.  The hose pipe bans have started and there are fires on the moorland – and on Bidston Hill too.  It’s been...
Somerset and Cheshire with the Alderson’s

Somerset and Cheshire with the Alderson’s

We had the great pleasure of hosting my Mum and Dad on their recent visit to England.  It was lovely to see them as always and we maximised our time together with a trip to Somerset followed by some time in Cheshire too… After an early morning airport pickup, we...
dirty weekend away…!

dirty weekend away…!

That’s dirty in the literal sense of the word…. 😉 Our weekend actually started on Thursday night which was rather wonderful.  On Friday morning we went to see Josh in his class assembly where the Year 3 Class at Thingwall Primary School told us about their penpals in...