The prospect of exploring a new city feels like unwrapping a present and Amsterdam did not disappoint. We (me and Mr Me, our youngest son and his BFF) had two days for a whistle-stop tour of the city during February half-term week. Continue reading
Just before Christmas Mo, Mr Mo and son of Mo left a wet and windy Cornwall and headed to sunny Mallorca. Always on the lookout for new places to try for afternoon tea, Mo discovered the Castillo Hotel Son Vida, set in a thirteenth century castle on a hillside overlooking the Bay of Palma. Continue reading
(With apologies to Mo for going without her!)
Miss Lucy is on half-term and as she’s now officially a DFL (Down from London), the sunny terrace at the Hotel Tresanton in St Mawes was the perfect spot for an afternoon treat. Continue reading
Monday was a beautiful sunny day after a wild weekend here in Cornwall. The weather had thrown all it had at us – rain, hail, sleet, snow, gales, thunder and lightning.
Me and Mo had arranged to meet in the Arts Cafe, one of my favourite places in Truro. Continue reading
On a sunny March afternoon me and Mo headed to the north coast and the Sorting Office, a small but perfectly formed cafe in what used to be St Agnes Post Office. Continue reading
Spring has sprung here in Cornwall. The daffodils are out and the sun is shining between the showers. Continue reading