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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“They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky, they’re altogether ooky, the Addams Family” Admit it, it’s stuck in your head now, right? I love seeing musicals at the theatre but hardly ever go anymore because it’s so expensive to see anything in London these days. However, when I managed to get us tickets in the back of the stalls for The Addams Family Musical at the New Wimbledon Theatre for £30 each, I couldn’t say no. I decided to…

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I have a confession. I’m not a competitive person. At all. And yes I played competitive roller derby for six years. I get competitive in a team situation as I want the team to succeed but individually? Nah. I’d much rather figure out the competitive people and then ask them on a regular basis how much they enjoy losing(!) So with this in mind, I found myself finally going to Junkyard Golf in Old Truman Brewery safe in the knowledge…

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