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London day out at the museums

London Town! Oh boy, we’re such country bumpkins that we rarely get down to town. We do have a tradition of getting out of our little village to London at least twice per year. Once in July to celebrate my birthday and once in…

January 6, 2018

Christmas at Blenheim

We drove off to Blenheim, like we do most British Christmas years, to see the opulence and festivities at our palace next door. Most years Blenheim is decked to the nines and is so over the top festive that it takes our breath away.…

December 22, 2017

A stop at North Arm Farm on the drive home

Stopping by North Arm Farm in Pemberton has been a tradition for near on the whole 25 years of our cabin life. North Arm Farm began as a very small seasonal fruit and veg stand and has morphed into this lovely destination! And can…

October 30, 2017

The beauty and the beast at Blenheim

Here’s something! I learned how to grab a still image from the GoPro movie files! Ha! Prepare to be inundated with more and possibly more interesting photos…lol. (here’s a GoPro still) On Monday, Robbie and I jumped into our TVRs and hooned x-Oxfordshire to…

August 29, 2017

Test drive to lunch at the palace next door.

It’s a long weekend here in the UK and a festival of speed at Blenheim, our palace next door. We thought it would be loads of fun to drive our his and her’s TVRs to the festival. But we decided to make a test…

August 28, 2017

Oxford day, appointments and chasing the Moors.

Hello everybody, how’s your week going? I’ve had a rare treat! Robert came with me into Oxford and we had a beautiful day. I must say that Robert rarely comes into Oxford with me, but he had an appointment in town and so we…

August 4, 2017

My birthday and Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Hello everyone, I almost want to say, “welcome to my annual RBG Kew post!” But it’s true. On my birthday it’s traditional for us to visit Kew and, in all of England, there’s no other place I’d rather be. I get absolutely giddy walking…

July 15, 2017

Oxford day

I had one pill of my travel probiotics left and needed to make a trip into Oxford to the larger health food store to buy some more. I stopped in our market town at the small health food store earlier in the week, but…

July 7, 2017