Remembering The Summer – Part 2

Our summer was nicely busy with travel this year. A month after Portugal we were in Amsterdam, Amsterdam – A city that tries too hard although the weather was at the same standard as the UK. Amsterdam is a city that everyone seems to have been to and it was on our list as a city … More Remembering The Summer – Part 2

A Biannual Trip

It is becoming a regular thing for us to visit Rufford Abbey Country Park twice a year. We go once in the winter and again in the summer. We don’t plan to do it like this, but somehow it keeps happening! We went at the beginning of this month and one of the reasons we … More A Biannual Trip

The Italian Gardens

Scarborough is one of our favourite destinations and we have been on quite a  few occasions. But on our latest visit we saw a new part of the town, which we have never come across before. We walked along the Esplanade, which had magnificent views of the sea and the town. We were searching for … More The Italian Gardens

Attenborough Nature Reserve #TravelTuesday Photo

I snapped this shot this morning as I walked round Attenborough Nature Reserve in Nottinghamshire, doing my volunteer wardening and litter picking. The sun was out for the best part, but by this point the clouds were appearing. It’s a wonderful reserve with so many picturesque views and plenty of wildlife. Today the reserve was … More Attenborough Nature Reserve #TravelTuesday Photo

The Chance of Rain

We were in Florida in May of this year and in the first week we managed to get a bit more rain than we bargained for. So much so that by our fourth day we were concerned our holiday could end up being a washout! Thankfully the weather stabilised and returned to the usual weather … More The Chance of Rain