London, Out and About, The Kidlets

Eek My Feet Hurt…

...and so continues my trekking around London in search of Wenlock and Mandeville.  The six trails combined are 22.1km's of walking about and with lots of wrong turns and back tracking it's a smidgen more.  We weren't brave enough to attempt all the Trails in one day but two trails was enough to have my… Continue reading Eek My Feet Hurt…

London, Out and About, The Kidlets

3 Trails Down, 3 To Go

I was inspired by this post over at The Magnificent Something to complete the 6 Discovery Trails around London searching for the Olympic Mascots (Wenlock and Mandeville).  My poor directional skills and lugging kids along for the adventure have meant it's taken me a little longer than I'd hoped.  We've kept chugging along though and… Continue reading 3 Trails Down, 3 To Go

London, Out and About

This is what happens…

...when a naughty food blogger decides to go to the free wine tasting BEFORE taking photos of all the yummy gourmet food samples at the Foodies Festival!  Double oops! It's entirely possible that sticking around after the wine tasting to listen to the Hendrick's Gin guy taking us through the history of Gin and then… Continue reading This is what happens…

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Watching Greco Roman Wrestling: It Requires a Level of Maturity I Don’t Posess

Greco-Roman Wrestling was my favourite event we saw at the London Excel Centre during the London 2012 Olympics.  We saw Fencing a few days earlier which was a great experience especially with it being a sport Master 11 and Master 8 both do and have an interest in.  Watching Fencing was great but I'm not a classy… Continue reading Watching Greco Roman Wrestling: It Requires a Level of Maturity I Don’t Posess