London break

Sometimes I need to get away for a few days. To take a break from the normal, repetitive routine of life. This summer, without a holiday abroad booked and with the weather being 85% rain, I decided a few days visiting my sister in London would be a good option. The weather was better than … More London break

Beamish museum

This week I returned to Beamish, a Victorian open air museum not far from the city of Durham. The last time I went to Beamish was around 6/7 years ago so I noticed a lot of new additions to the exhibitions. My highlights were going down the mine, visiting the 1820's farmhouse and the old … More Beamish museum

Preston Park Museum

Last weekend my family and I decided to visit the museum at Preston Park, which is about 15 minutes drive from where I live. The park has a Victorian museum which my sister and I hadn’t been to since a primary school trip. There were Victorian toys and things for children to play with in … More Preston Park Museum

Sunny river walk

Whenever the sun is shining on a weekend I just HAVE to get outside in it! Recently I went for a little walk by the river in Yarm, which is a small town near to where I live. I got a few lovely photo’s so thought I’d share them… enjoy!

Sky Garden, London

If you ever find yourself in London and you haven’t already been to the Sky Garden, I strongly advise that you book tickets. It is located on the upper floor of a glass building and is essentially a massive greenhouse filled with plants, with the most stunning 360 degree views of the city – and … More Sky Garden, London

Seaton Carew beach

Before we get fully into winter I wanted to share this post of a sunny walk I had a couple of months back, on Seaton Carew beach. Whilst some of my posts focus on things that I believe readers may find interesting, others (probably most) are a bit like a scrap book of my favourite … More Seaton Carew beach