For the last three years we have spent Easter week at Potash Barns in Suffolk. It’s the perfect retreat from our busy city life, run by a lovely couple who retreated from busy City Life with their three children and now run the smallholding and self-catering cottages instead. The cottages are lovely: beautifully decorated, well-laid [...]
We do quite a bit of travelling now that we have discovered Home Exchanges. Naturally this requires the packing of some toys, and toys can take up a fair amount of valuable packing space, so of course I have a board on Pinterest specifically for travel toy ideas.
One that caught my eye was this [...]
We spent Christmas in Prague this year and we’ve had a fabulous time. There was such a lovely festive atmosphere throughout the city, with Christmas markets, trees and decorations in every square, that it would have been enough just to wander aimlessly through the same squares every day. If you fancy doing a little more, [...]
I’m so glad you’re joining us on our journey, celebrating Christmas Around the World!
If you missed Living Life Intentionally’s introduction post, you can pop on over now (she’s got some spectacular printables to go alongside our series!).
We will be spending Christmas [...]
So, even my dodgy maths makes it less than 10 weeks until the end of the year. I will have managed to take- and post regular updates as evidence- a picture every single day. And I thought I had no willpower.
Sunday: we woke in North Holland to a lot of fog. [...]
Sunday: we hit the road on our trip across Arizona, driving up from the flat desert to the mountains.Monday: waking up in the White Mountains. The Girls mess around in the back of our truck after we stopped at Darbi’s Diner for breakfast.Tuesday: we drive into the heart of the green at Greer, and [...]
I recently travelled with two pre-schoolers to Arizona: that’s a seven hour flight followed by a five hour flight. Twelve hours in a limited space where sound carries really well. But we survived (I’m drafting this before our return trip so may yet need to edit!) and this is what I packed to keep the [...]