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A Family Visit to Old Wardour Castle

On our family road trip to Wiltshire last month, we had a few spare hours and were armed with a…

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Ashley’s Jacket Pies

Here’s one of my family’s favourite meals we affectionately dubbed ‘Ashley’s Jacket Pies’. I tend to make this once a…

What are Orbs?

Of all of the hotly debated evidence of paranormal activity, orbs are one of the most contested. I have seen…

10 Facts you Probably Didn’t Know About The Normans

Here’s a collection of facts that you may or may not already know about a fascinating bunch of people known…

Who were the Knights Templar Anyway?

As an undergraduate I fell in love with the Knights Templar and when I lecture on the topic of the…

10 Pieces of Advice I wish I could Give to Myself as a Teenage Mum

A therapeutic exercise! I hope in some way this post helps struggling Mums.

Bargains Galore at Cheshire Oaks

It was a glorious sun shiny day on Saturday and rather than visit yet another park again, we had an…