#Legoland Windsor

Embarking on a day trip to two major tourist attractions in the one day is a big undertaking with five kids in tow.  That is exactly what we did on Thursday, June 26th, 2014. We had visited Windsor Castle that morning and enjoyed the Changing of the Guard. After a little bit more exploring, we … More #Legoland Windsor


Verona. This Northern Italian city inspires thoughts of romance. The story of Shakespeare’s tragic Romeo and Juliet needs no introduction. It was an overcast but warm summer’s day in July 2014 . We crossed a beautiful stone bridge on the bus and headed into the heart of the city. Our time in this magical, medieval … More #Verona

#Deck the Walls

It’s been a while between blog posts. It has been a hectic few months! Moving house. Two words that evoke a strong response from most people.  Whether positive or a negative, most people have an opinion on this life experience. It is said to be one of the most stressful events in life; right up … More #Deck the Walls


The sliding glass doors opened with a whoosh and the four of us found ourselves thrust out, dragging our suitcases and hand luggage, into a hot and steamy midday outside the airport terminal in Rome.  There were cars and people swirling past at a frenetic pace.  One of the first things I noticed was the … More Termoli