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A trip to the Lake District

I was so looking forward to our second English holiday of the year. The lake district reminds me of my childhood trips up to see my Grandparents and of course is one of the most beautiful places to visit in the World, let alone England! 659 more words

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Brightwell Vineyard, Oxfordshire

For Nathan’s birthday, I decided to book a tour and wine tasting session at Brightwell vineyard. I couldn’t believe we hadn’t done it earlier, it’s just around the corner from us! 313 more words

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Best of British Summer 2015

The Owl and the Pussycat by Edward Lear

One thing that we do a couple of times a year is what we call Best of British.  250 more words


Redhead Festival - Ginger Power!

Wow!  What a great day!  The train from Düsseldorf to Breda in the Netherlands.  After check-in at the hotel (don’t ask!), off Schatz (a natural brunette) and I headed into Breda town centre.  266 more words

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Stewart Christie & Co- A New Lease Of Life

It is the accuracy and detail inherent in crafted goods that endows them with lasting value. It is the time and attention paid by the carpenter, the seamstress and the tailor that makes this detail possible. 450 more words


Queen's birthday (2013)

Fun time with New Zealand celebrating the Queen’s birthday weekend.

For Aucklanders, all roads led to The Cloud at Queens Wharf for a free Best of British-themed event.   31 more words


All things honey

Nathan and I ventured to the Blenheim Palace food festival this summer, and stopped by The Oxford Honey Company stand. We tasted all the honeys they had on offer, and I have to say it really opened my eyes to just how different one type of honey can taste from another! 444 more words

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