A few snaps from my recent visit to Plitvice Lakes in Croatia. It was absolutely mind-blowing and the photos do not do it justice. 16 lakes can be seen from the surface; separated into upper and lower clusters, formed by runoff from the mountains. (Thanks Wikipedia..). Lakes, mountains and waterfalls all in one short mesmerising… Continue reading Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
“They see the good, embrace the joys and laugh -louder than everyone else- at the funny”. I just spent seven days in Croatia with two of the happiest, most hilarious women I’ve ever known. Maia’s Grandmas. So full of beans, I at one point asked if one of them was taking anything. Nope, just high… Continue reading The Power of Happy: Finding the Funny
I’ve noticed a bit of a theme developing recently with some of the comments Maia makes, in particular reference to my chest area. It’s only very occasionally, not everyday, and we’re still at the point where we all find it quite funny; so all I can do is share the amusement and hope as she… Continue reading “Mummy your Boobies look like my Barbie’s”….
I never tire of trips to London; particularly when I get to play tourist. Last Saturday Isa and I went – despite the mild concerns of my parents- to continue with our steady stream of Museums started in Oxford the day before. First stop: The V&A. We didn’t stay for long; there is a huge amount… Continue reading London: Crowded Museums, Harrods Food Hall and Hyde Park
A few snaps of our little visit to The Botanical Gardens in Oxford. As with all the places mentioned in my previous Oxford post, if you’re ever in the city, the gardens are well worth a visit. AND I’M FREEEEEEEEE Seeing these two together was adorable. “SACK OF POTATOES, LETS PLAY SACK OF POTATOES AGAIN!!”.… Continue reading Oxford, U.K Part II: The Botanical Gardens
Above: The High Street, Oxford It’s Monday afternoon and I have a few minutes to squeeze in a blog post before going to pick Maia up. So I’ll throw in a few photos of my recent trip to Oxford and call it a post. A very visual post.. My Spanish friend Isa came to stay… Continue reading Oxford, U.K Part 1: Please-Touch Museums, Stunning Chapels and Quirky Colourful Streets
I’ve been reading a lot about blogging recently; in particular, the book; The Million Dollar Blog. There’s a section where you have to fill out your vision, your message, your purpose. And I just thought f***. What is my message? Am I such a shitty blogger for not having a clear message? A clear purpose?… Continue reading The Colourful Kind: What is your message?