Part of the reason Autumn is the next best season after Christmas, is all the wrapping up warm and still managing to be sociable – and Bonfire Night is one of the key nights to do this. No matter where I am I love to see fireworks, and so it’s great that in the UK … More Remember, remember the 5th of November
It’s Halloween! A great childhood memory I have of me and my brother growing up is Halloween. It started as soon as we got home from school, with Mum having spent the day prepping the house for trick-or-treat-ers: cobwebs, spiders, skeletons, ghosts – and even eerie, spooky sounds playing in the porch! After getting our … More Happy Halloween!
If ever you needed a sign that autumn has arrived, Goose Fair is it. Anyone from Nottingham will have heard about Goose Fair. This annual event runs during the first week of October, with rides, games and food stalls immersed in a flurry of lights and fairground noises. With stands dedicated to things like mushy … More Goose Fair
There’s nothing I enjoy more than exploring places, and the other week Simon and I went for a walk around Greenwich Park. It was the perfect time to do it: the leaves were turning that beautiful, autumnal golden colour as we get further into autumn, and there were even conkers falling from the trees … More Autumn Walks
An introduction to what this blog will have in it … More New Beginnings