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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

Happy New Year

Well, here we are in 2018. Has 2017 gone in a blur for you? It seems to have for me, but as R and I reflect on the past year on this January 1st morning, I realise that I’ve done so very much. There…

January 2, 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

Hello, and, where the hell have I been this November?

Hi everybody, well, this is a fine mess, isn’t it? I haven’t written for ages. Halloween came and went, November came and went, and radio silence from me. Actually, things are happening around me and I’m part of that world but I’m walking thru…

December 5, 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

Closing the cabin for the winter

I got out of town this weekend guys. I jumped in the car and drove the 200km up to my cabin. It’s really too bad that I haven’t had more time for the cabin this year because I love it so much, but I’m…

October 30, 2017

A walk on an impulse just because it’s sunny

Can you believe that the sun has come out for the first time in about 2 weeks? I had a lunch hour meeting right here down by the ocean… …and after the meeting, instead of being a good girl and going home and getting…

October 26, 2017