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So my boyfriend and I decided to make a date night jar. We literally filled it with anything and everything that we could think of. Things that he wanted to do, things that I wanted to do. 474 more words


Weekend Family Fun!

What do you get up to at the weekend?

Are you an active parent; taking the kids to the park, cycling, walking in the countryside? 982 more words

Caravan SIte

Ilam Hall

Over the Easter bank holiday I went on a mini holiday with some of my school friends.  Two of us live in Oxford, another lives in Cheltenham, and the other lives in Liverpool so we decided to meet in the Peak District, which is sort of half way.   1,091 more words


Holiday week! not abroad but even so....

Over Easter week Husband had a well deserved week off work and, although all did not go to plan, we managed to get out and about for a few days. 363 more words



Its 7:30am on a beautiful Sunday morning and spring has finally arrived. Winter is hanging on by the finger tips, photos from friends in the Lakes and Scotland showing fresh falls of snow, but here in the Dark Peak snow has long since gone. 182 more words


A big tough Peak District road ride, with hills of course.

It started with a Facebook message. So many rides do these days. This one started “Going to the peaks on Saturday the 19th March….” and concluded with “…thinking 80/100 miles with lots of hills”. 602 more words

Road Cycling


What on earth has happened to winter. Last weekend I was reclining in several inches of snow waiting to be found by a SARDA dog on their assessment. 258 more words