What do you do when the sun is out in England? Head to the seaside! (and say a little thanks to the clouds above). So we headed to Whitby last weekend, took a boat trip on our favourite boat, and strolled around in the sunshine. CONTINUE READING
Sunday we finally went and did what we’ve been talking about for ages, we road on a steam train! With the nice weather we thought a walk around Matlock would be nice, so we chose to drive to Rowsley to hop on the Peak Rail. All of the trains are steam and diesel, and they have those satisfying ‘chuga chuga’ sounds as the wheels turn as you set off.CONTINUE READING
My main reason for going to London a couple weeks ago was to attend a London Bloggers afternoon tea. I’m not a London blogger, but I jumped at the chance to meet some lovely ladies and eat my weight in sandwhiches. I wish I was kidding on that last bit. Our table were the eaters for sure. We had most of our food demolished before the other two tables started on their desserts. Oops.
Saturday we decided to have a day trip in the city we live in and attend the Doncaster Beer Festival. We’ve missed this the past couple of years because of things going on, so needless to say I made sure we put it on the calendar and kept the day free.
Last Saturday we went to York for the day because we heard there was a chocolate festival on. Who am I to turn down stalls full of delicious chocolate? Turns out it was a combination of chocolate and other foods, the best of both worlds.