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Adventures // The Lake District, June 2017

The Lake District is our happy place as a family. To be surrounded by mountains, woods and so much greenery 24/7 is the dream – and one day, way in the future, we hope to move there. Those of you who follow me on Instagram and/or Facebook, will know that we’ve just been to the Lakes on holiday. We stayed for a week in Pullwood Bay on Lake Windermere, to celebrate my Father-in-Law’s birthday. The apartment was gorgeous – as was the view:

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Food, Travel

Travel // Our Anniversary Weekend in the Lake District

Nick and I celebrated our second wedding anniversary at the end of September! Woohoo! It’s been quite the year, but we made it! We decided to go away for the weekend (sans children) to our favourite place: the Lake District. Some of you may remember it’s where we spent our amazing foodie Honeymoon, and although we didn’t end up at L’enclume this time (sadly), we still had a wonderful weekend away. On the Saturday we left the children and headed up to the Lakes.  ...

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The Week That Was: Honeymooned

So… I’m back! Just about…! The past few weeks have felt super-duper surreal: a mixture of stress, elation, and crazy joy. We have been surrounded by so much love, so much kindness and so much positivity that it’s all a little bit overwhelming. I’ll be writing about the wedding in the next few days (or weeks, depending on how life is going), but for now, I thought I’d re-enter the mad world of blogging with a classic Make, Do and Push! The Week That  ...

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Adventures, National Trust

Our visit to Wray Castle, Hawkshead

Hurrah! I’ve finally found time to write about our visit to Wray Castle! We visited the beautiful Wray Castle while we were in the Lakes on holiday earlier this month. It’s such a gorgeous National Trust property, with spectacular views. Nick and his Dad had a great time building castles inside, whilst Busby, Nick’s Mum and I explored the bluebells outside. If you love Busby’s pug jumper as much as I do, you can buy it here!  Wray Castle is definitely worth a visit,  ...

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