The Victoria and Albert Museum in London currently have a wonderful Winnie the Pooh exhibition on exploring the world of everyone’s favourite honey-loving bear in a “multi-sensory and playful” way. When I was younger I remember having two Winnie the Pooh books on my bookshelf (one was mine and one was my brother’s) that I loved reading and as a massive Disney fan anyway, I decided to check out the Winnie the Pooh: Exploring the Classic exhibition for myself.  …

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You’d be forgiven for not having heard of Brixham. I hadn’t until earlier this year when I began researching seaside towns and villages on the South Coast. Brixham, along with Paignton, Babbacombe and Torquay, form what’s know as the English Riviera. I know right, who knew we had a Riviera in England?! Well we do, and Brixham, Devon is part of it. Earlier this year on our week long stay-cation in Devon, we took a day trip to the charming…

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This summer I finally got to have a week-long cottage holiday on the South Coast of England and it was everything I hoped it would be! We stayed in Pigwigs Place, a holiday cottage in South Devon and it took me back to when I was little and my mum and dad took myself and my brother on a cottage holiday in the New Forest. One of the main reasons I wanted to pass my driving test was to open…

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So it’s September, I’m not quite sure how the year (and Summer!) has gone so fast but that means the end of those warm rainy British summertime nights and the beginning of Autumn – pumpkin flavoured everything, leaves falling from trees, cozy jumpers and HALLOWEEN! I do admit that I’m not the biggest fan of Halloween. Christmas I am all over but Halloween doesn’t fill me with joy, mostly because I am a big ol’ scaredy cat who won’t watch…

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Back in April this year I decided I had to see Brad Paisley in Sweden on his Weekend Warrior Tour. He wasn’t playing any UK dates so the Scandinavian ones were the closest and I decided to head to Stockholm for a few days. His gig was actually in Gröna Lund, a theme park I hadn’t heard of until I was checking out Brad’s tour dates to see when I could see him next. Once flights were booked, I set…

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