Rainy days activities for kids

Rainy days activities for kids

Entertaining the kids when the weather isn't so great can be hard work. It's easy to switch on the TV or pass them the iPad or another electronic device, but wouldn't it be great to give them an activity that really stimulates their imagination and lets their creativity shine? The…
Oradour sur Glane

Oradour sur Glane

It took just three hours. Three hours for the world to be aware of this sleepy little village in the middle of France. It started just like any other day in June.   But this was June 10th. 1944. And by 5pm the entire village was dead. Massacred.  In three hours.  …
#HDYGG — en France

#HDYGG — en France

The novelty of showing photographs from our garden soon wore off.   About the same time that actually gardening wore off.  I knew it wouldn't last.   I just haven't got the gardening bug.    But coming to France has given me a great excuse to show you the garden of the house…
The Gallery — My View Now

The Gallery — My View Now

I love this theme, it might even be one of my favourites as it gives a real snapshot of a moment in time.  And an insight into people's lives. My view at the moment is very different from my usual view on a Wednesday morning.  Normally I would have done…
The Best Chinese Restaurants In Dubai

The Best Chinese Restaurants In Dubai

Dubai is a Middle-Eastern metropolis that is not only famous for its beaches, skyscrapers and endless sunshine, but for its huge range of restaurants offering cuisines from around the world. Chinese restaurants in Dubai are some of the finest in the country and they are known for their mouth-watering delicacies…
White Stuff Foundation

White Stuff Foundation

You might not have heard of White Stuff but it's a fab clothing store that is both online and on the High Street.   But it isn't just that I love about them.   It's their links to the local community and raising money for local causes done via White Stuff Foundation…
Buying your first home

Buying your first home

It is six months since C moved into a rented flat with her boyfriend D.   They have loved building their first home together and work hard to look after it, as it is rented.   They are also working to hard to save up their first deposit to buy their own…