Cotton Mill Dam

17.08.2018 This afternoon, my Nana and I went for a little walk around Cotton Mill Dam in Holymoorside. It’s a small damn nestled between houses in the centre of the village, that until quite recently, I didn’t even know existed. It’s a peaceful area with lots of wildlife and I can’t wait to go back […]

Chatsworth

13.08.2018 Today, we decided to visit Chatsworth and walk along the river. Chatsworth house is a stately home located in Derbyshire near the town of Bakewell (where Bakewell puddings come from!) It is known locally for its’ beautiful gardens, enchanting Christmas markets and children’s farm park. I have been wanting to go for quite a […]

Cupcakes & Bees

9.06.2018 Don’t worry, I haven’t made disgusting cupcakes using bees and insects as the title might suggest! But today’s post has a mixture of photos and I couldn’t think of a fitting title. Anyway, I visited my Nana & Grandad today and we did a bit of baking together. When I was a child, my […]

Glamping

10.05.2018 On Tuesday, Pal and I set off for Preston to enjoy a two-night stay at Stanley Villa Farm camping. I’ve never been glamping before and to be honest, it has been a good fifteen years or so since I last went camping! Staying in a little glamping pod was a first for both of […]