Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope you’ve had a wonderful year and enjoy the festive period. Richard and I have had a lovely year and have enjoyed a mix of travelling, spending time with family and friends and getting married (we were already legally married but on our 11th anniversary we converted…

New York Like Never Before

Things that happened on this trip to New York that have not happened before: I got a Nutella facial! We had a near miss with a money clip Bumped into a guy in a tiger skin Zoot suit We went up One World Observatory and saw nothing Saw Manhattan from Top of the Rock at…

Continuous

Well nearly.  I decided on todays run that I would ignore the intervals and simply run. I had the right mindset today as I pushed myself to go further and gave myself targets in my head which I kept moving.  Unfortunately I just missed the target of 2K without stopping (by 0.2k!) but I am…

Guten Abend from Essen!

We are in Germany to see Kraftwerk (Saturday night). Here’s a few snaps from our walk around the Christmas market and city centre ok Friday evening.

Another update from NYC

I write this as we are back in the UK.  We had a great time in the Big Apple and enjoyed lots of sightseeing. The weather was changeable but that did not stop us.  Another great break to the Big Apple. Here are some more of my photos from Liberty Island, the High Line, Chelsea…

Hello from New York

We’re having a great time in New York. So far we’ve been up the One World Observatory, the World Trade Memorial, paid a visit to Lady Liberty, met up with our good friend Jeff, walked around Times Square and visited Liz Lemon at 30 Rock 😃. I think our nephew is having a nice time….

Essex, Suffolk and Devon 

We are just ending our week off and have had a lovely time exploring Essex, Suffolk and Devon with my parents and Richards mum. This is a glimpse of the drive through Devon whilst on our way home: We really do live in a wonderful part of the world (although Essex and Devon are separated…

Beautiful British Columbia

I could say so much about our trip to Vancouver and Vancouver Island but it would take as long to write as it would to experience it. I cannot fault this holiday, Canada is such a beautiful and friendly place.  We have experienced so much during the past two weeks and I will never forget…

Bon anniversaire!

On Saturday Richard and I flew out to Paris to celebrate my 41st birthday.  We have been many times before but have not returned to Paris in over 4 years so Richard treated me to a trip to celebrate with lunch at our favourite restaurant Cafe du Commerce. Thinking of what to do whilst there…