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
It was one of those Sundays where we all felt rather lazy, but with reason. We had fireworks & friends at our house the night before until the early hours & some wine may have been consumed by the adults *ahem!* So after an early ‘Pie & Mash with Yorkshires’ lunch we felt like going for Read More
Quiet This week, as of last, my week can probably be summed up by one word – Quiet. Ever since the children returned to school the house & my daytime has seemed oh so quiet. Working from my home office seems to magnify the quietness during school hours. This is good because I’m getting lots of 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
Today was the real first day of my new life, when I realised I can’t go back to being an office based working mum. 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