May fun and frolics

May marked the arrival of summer, we skipped spring it would seem and went straight into warmer weather.  Not of course for the first May bank holiday – for that we still had…

A taste of Israel

Israel should be at the top of any foodie’s travel plans – the food is incredible, I am licking my lips remembering!  Flavoursome, fresh, varied and interesting, everything was delicious and actually we…

Time for a drink?

Being totally honest, in my thirties my favourite place for a drink would be at home or in my own back garden, or perhaps on a picnic in the New Forest, or on…

April fun and frolics

April is the month that ‘petrichor’ arrives – the alluring smell of warm pavements and rain showers… Not this year, there weren’t really any warm pavements, and we had snow in London just days…