Curious Shops, Cosy Cafés and Chilled Bars – A Guide to Stockholm part two

Earlier this week I shared with you my experiences of historic Stockholm, with a focus on the incredible Vasa shipwreck. Stockholm is a city renowned for its fascinating history, but also its keen… Continue reading

A Window to the Past – A Guide to Stockholm part one

Stockholm is a city rich in history, from Gamla Stan to the Palace of Drottnigholm. It is The Vasa shipwreck however which truly transported me into the past.

Swinging in the Trees

Team Thunderbolt takes to the tree tops for the Go Ape adventure course, reminding me of why children love climbing trees so much.

Still Alice

A review of Still Alice; a film which depicts the effects of Alzheimer’s and how it can effect families.

Welcome Back – Mysterious Stones

A trip to the mysterious stone circles of Avebury

Beer, Tea and Curiosities

A whistle stop tour of some of the best independent, quirky bars and cafes in Devizes – The Vaults micro bar, Tea Inc. teahouse and Black Swan pub

Time For Tea – at the Parlour Tearoom, Basingstoke

Review of The Parlour Tearoom in Basingstoke. A wonderfully quirky place for tea and cake…

Good Morning, World

The dreaded pre dawn rise. For many of us, waking up early is one of the lesser appealing things to have to do. But why not take a moment to appreciate the perks that can come with opening our eyes and ears to the early morning world…

Matilda and Earthquakes

This week has seen two new experiences in my life, which I will describe to you shortly. First – an apology; for any earthquake puns that may be present in this post (accidental… Continue reading

The Show Must Go On – When is it Acceptable for Bands to Cancel Performances?

I am still in state of mourning as I write this post; coming to terms with the last week’s news that The Black Keys have been forced to cancel the European leg of… Continue reading