Devon County Show

Devon County Show

We decided it was about time that we took the children to experience the delight that is the Devon County Show this year.  I used to go quite often growing up – often involved in the horse show side of things, where I would tag along as a helper-hanger-on-er...
Easter 2019

Easter 2019

I love that we have the space here to really make a treasure hunt a hunt!  The Easter bunny excelled himself this year with lots of fabulous goodies, including books, jigsaw puzzles and large bubble makers, the girls thought it was awesome! In the afternoon they went...
Bluebell Paradise

Bluebell Paradise

Today we decided to check out a local patch of woodland that we have passed many times, often saying we need to visit, but never yet gotten around to doing so.  Until today.  Stoke Wood is just on the outskirts of Exeter city centre.  We had no idea what it would be...
Canal Walk

Canal Walk

Making the most of the dry days, we headed off for a short drive down to The Grand Western Canal, in Tiverton.  We fed the ducks, admired the landscape, and chatted.   Fresh air is such a great feel-good medicine isn’t it?  Photographs...
All in a Day

All in a Day

We have had a lovely day here in Devon.  Lots of time outside with the animals.  Colin the cockerel looking proud of himself as he awaits the food bowl refilling ceremony and calls upon his ladies to feast… We took a leisurely stroll down the lane,...
Is it over?

Is it over?

This weekend has been a bit of a wash-out in all fairness, and not just because of the awful weather.  I have been struck with migraines again recently, something that has plagued me on and off since my school attending days.  When hit, I suffer painful...