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Strawberry Picking at Wymeswold Fruit Farm

Strawberry Picking at Wymeswold Fruit Farm

Remember that excessively warm summer we had a few months back? Yeah – feels like years ago now doesn’t it? Well, during one of those blissful warm weekends the family and I made a trip to a Wymeswold Fruit Farm to pick some strawberries and […]

Family Days Out: Cadbury World

Family Days Out: Cadbury World

Having been born and bread in the East Midlands I find it a little embarrassing to note that up until recently I hadn’t a) realised that the Bournville chocolate was named after somewhere very local to me and b) visited the Cadbury chocolate factory in Birmingham. […]

My Wedding Rings: One Year Later

My Wedding Rings: One Year Later

At the very end of April our one year wedding anniversary rolled around. It’s been one whole year since I stumbled down the aisle of that cute little ceremony room in Rothley on a warm Sunday morning on less than four hours sleep to officially become […]

February (Non)Reading Round-Up

February (Non)Reading Round-Up

I’d love to be sitting here tapping away and gleefully update you on my February successes in my reading challenge for 2018… but I can’t. I started January with plenty of motivation to read my way through my bookcase for this year and more importantly, plenty […]