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Alice in the Palace

Christmas at Blenheim is always a treat and this year they did a special Alice in Wonderland exhibition in the grand palace rooms. This was just so magical! I loved every minute of it. Here are just a few pictures. The bright coloured lights…

December 22, 2019

June catch-up, in the Okanagan with the littles.

I might just have several random posts hanging in my draft folder from when my great and mighty pc died. By the way, I still don’t have that pc (under full warranty and at HP headquarters) back yet, and HP is being very unresponsive…

August 1, 2018

Buying an apple tree

Hi everyone, I was very excited today because today was the day we decided to buy a replacement apple tree for the one we had to take down last year to make way for the carport. Buying an apple tree is serious stuff for…

April 26, 2018

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