Countryside

Once upon a time…

Before computers, phones, TV and even radio all we had to entertain ourselves with stories were books. Those magical little things that remain shut on a shelf just waiting to be opened and transport us to another realm, time or life. Books have gone through a period of transformation over the last 100 or so… Continue reading Once upon a time…

Countryside

Opera In The Park

I never used to like Opera. I found it loud, difficult to listen too and screechy. That was until I heard it live. A coupe of summers ago I worked for Opera Holland Park as something else to do in the evenings and meet some new people in London. After a few performances I realised… Continue reading Opera In The Park

Oxfordshire

Another Day Another Year

I turned 27 last Tuesday and I woke up feeling different. Every year on my birthday I get are asked the same thing 'do you feel different today' and every year I give the same answer 'not much different to yesterday...'. Weirdly, however,  this year was different and I woke up feeling like I had well and truly… Continue reading Another Day Another Year

lifestyle, Uncategorized

Dancing with Dinosaurs

Oxford is the city of past floating through the new. To visit is to step into the past whilst living in the present...  With some of the countries most incredible museums strewn across the city of Oxford it seems almost alien to me that you wouldn't want to add Oxford to your list of places… Continue reading Dancing with Dinosaurs

flowers, Oxfordshire, summer

Peering Through The Peonies

Flowers, freshly cut and placed in a vase are just the thing to make your home sing with happiness! There are thousands of personalities in our world and we all have different ideas when it comes to interior design, aesthetics and what does and doesn't look right in our homes. Some of us might opt… Continue reading Peering Through The Peonies