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Easter Return to Geocaching

We had some kid free time this weekend, so after a long break we once again brushed off our walking shoes and headed up to Derwen in Blackburn for a touch of geocaching. 312 more words

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Our family (half) day out

Over the Easter weekend, Her Outdoors suggested we¬†actually go out and do something. So we went to one of our favourite places – Marqueyssac… 183 more words

A birthday visit to Cork, and the wild plants at Lough Hyne

Our recent trip to west Cork in Ireland happily coincided with a stunning bought of spring weather.

Following a big birthday bash in Cork itself (for the Mr), we spent a couple of days visiting the villages, towns and beaches of his childhood. 249 more words


A weekend with a Dutch host family

ESN Utrecht offer the chance to stay with a Dutch family for a weekend. A few weekends ago, me and Mollie went to stay with our host family in Maastricht, the southernmost city in the Netherlands. 651 more words



What a lovely four day break, this was Sunny Sands at Folkestone, Kent yesterday. The fish stalls round the harbour had a busy day as everybody bought their fish to take home or enjoy in the sunshine. 355 more words


National Trust Cliveden

We had the most amazing day at Cliveden, a National Trust property near Maidenhead (Berkshire) the other day. The weather was gorgeous and the view simply breathtaking! 211 more words

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Springtime at Markree

A couple of weeks ago I needed a garden with spring flowers as I had an idea going around in my head for a spring photo. 156 more words