Category : Holiday

A week in Tuscany

Pheebs and I just enjoyed our short but sweet honeymoon to Tuscany, Italy where we stayed in a private villa in Lucolena near Florance. The villa was called Casetta Busecchio and booked through To-Tuscany who specialise in Villa’s all over Italy. Ours was in the middle of no where in the heart of the Tuscan countryside and we saw hundreds of gekko’s, huge bugs the size of hummingbirds, birds of prey circling, fire flys, baby wild bore, wild hare and […]

An Afternoon at Chelsea

Mum, Dad, Phoebe’s and I paid a visit to Chelsea and the world famous flower show as none of us had ever been before. I think we were expecting a fairly quiet afternoon concidering it was a memembers afternoon but we were sure wrong……it was absolutely heaving! Still, we wandered around looking at the exhibit gardens and managed to get a peek at some of them after pushing through the onlookers. Mum and Dad descided to wander around on their […]

Another visit to Wisley

Paid another visit to Wisley Gardens with Phoebe which was good as I still need some ideas of what to do with my very small court yard garden. The small garden area is very cool for what to do in small spaces, but I think mine is even smaller still than Wisley’s! That means I’ll have to be extra creative when I move into the design phase…..

Camping with the boys

That’s right, another year later and it’s time to go camping with the boys in the New Forest again. It’s pretty much the same format as most years….beer, beer and more beer. In addition to drinking beer Rob and I started the camp boules championship with a surprising winning streak for me! Anyhow, we had a usual trip to the beach and starting problems with my car….whoops….least it’s fixed now… Ah, a good break but too much beer. Still I’ve […]