Tag: Nottingham

Family Arts in Nottingham

We are an Art loving family and we ecstatic to be invited along to a bloggers tour of the Arts on offer in Nottingham for families. We had a fantastic day and discovered (and re-discovered) some amazing places, it opened our eyes again to what is on our doorstep to do as a family! We …

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Photo of the Week

Sunday Photo

Countryside in the City

It is surprising what you find amongst the houses. We have lived here now for seven months and we are still discovering things that we didn’t know were there. The in-laws visited last weekend and we decided to go for a walk to blow off the cobwebs and get rid of some cabin fever. We …

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Coffee, Cake and Charity with M&S

Yesterday was the last day of the school holidays, there were a few bits we needed to get in town before Monkey and Mouse went back to school today but we wanted to make the last day of the holidays was fun; so we took the new tram into town and decided to start with elevenses. We headed …

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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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Sunday Photo

May Book Competition

I have mentioned before that I am involved with the organising and running of Nottingham Comic Con, I love the event as we have loads of fun and raise Money for great charities. For the May Book Competition I am giving away a copy of the ‘Where’s the Cheese?’ – a comic written and illustrated …

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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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