Tag: Days Out

A Day out at Conkers

CONKERS is an award-winning attraction at the heart of the National Forest and we were invited to spend a day there.  It is fairly close to us, about a half hour drive and we have talked about going before but this was our first visit. CONKERS offers both indoor and outdoor experiences across 120 acres of …

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Alphabet Photo – Xylotomous

“Xylotomous” – I love this word, it is a relatively new word to me but I think it is fab! The definition of it is ‘wood-cutting’, so I have decided to share this photoWe went to a wood festival, people were doing all sorts with wood there and this was one of the men showing …

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Sunday Photo

Alphabet Photo – T

Living in Nottingham you see beautiful sight every day, there is so much to see – architecture, greenery and of course the rather large river that runs through it. Not that far from us is a place that is fab for walking, playing, relaxing and for generally spending time together!  When it is sunny the …

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Country Kids

Monkey and I had some Mummy/Son time this afternoon as Mouse was at a birthday party and Daddy was out too. We decided to go on a bit of an adventure and explore the area around our house. Just up the house and off a fairly busy road we came across a nature reserve. We …

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Alphabet Photo

This week is the turn of Q for the Alphabet Photo Linky hosted by the wonderful PODCast. Back in the BC days (Before Children) in fact BM (Before Marriage), the now hubby and I took a two camping trip. We didn’t have a plan apart from pack the car, drive and camp. We ended up …

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Alphabet Photo

M is for Memorial. Quite a few years ago the hubby and i visited the British Memorial Museum, it was so amazing and so emotional. This wall was a memorial to those who had lost lives fighting for freedom; on it there was a long list of names. So emotive, so real! N is for …

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Sunday Photo

Sunday Photo

Alphabet Photo – G

Another alphabet photo catch up, this post is G and we have gone for Goat! There is a Farm in Nottingham which is somewhere that you wouldn’t expect, it is not out in the countryside it is in the city, you drive through a residential area and a bit of industry and then you stumble …

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