A photo a day, every day for rest of the year. This week included saying good-bye to a house guest, saying hello to the ponies & more food! Read More
Welcome to Week #3 of Eat, Live, Local Local where I champion three of my favourite independent producers & sellers in and around Oxfordshire. This week I’ve gone Japanese, look forward to a Pop-Up and have bought myself a new frock! #ELLLocal Read More
I’m a big advocate of spending in my local community and supporting independent businesses wherever possible. I’m discovering so many g.o.r.g.e.o.u.s eateries, shops & boutiques in & around Oxfordshire. Wherever you are you’re probably surrounded by independent businesses too, often offering something quite unique. Sometimes they just need seeking out, off the high street! Which is why Read More
EXPERIENCES is my Word of the Week. It’s been a week full of new experiences, mostly good!
How’s your week been?
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Local Our market town was invaded last week, roads closed, parking restricted and it will be again this week, as it plays host to local events & festivals. It’s feels somewhat homely to think our children are now part of these local traditions, too. Last week was the Thame Horse & Country Show – horse displays, show Read More
Our summer is coming to an end & it’s been a glorious one, helped by some quality time away to Portugal. So I’m already looking forward to the Half Term break & recapturing the joys of our summer holiday, but this time, should it be in a Yurt? Here are 21 reasons why it should be! Read More
There is something magical about going to the theatre with the children; the interaction on stage, the live music and the unpredictable nature of the children! Here’s my Top Ten children’s theatre in & around Oxfordshire & London Read More
Bowling is something we don’t do enough of, despite the fact my children love it! So when we were invited to the new Hollywood Bowl in Oxford – formerly the Bowlplex, in the Ozone Leisure Park – the Little Shires literally jumped at the chance. The new Hollywood complex is so easy to get to, with plenty Read More