In Which I Learn Something About Myself

I spent this last weekend traveling with my parents and my two children. It has been an eye-opening experience. Mostly, in that I have discovered that I am WAY too tightly wound. I know. Hard to believe, huh? My son has been impatient. With everything. In response, I have been very impatient with his lack [Read On]

Stormin’ the castle….

Today we took in yet another Welsh castle ruins. This one also had a recently restored manor house on the grounds. It was a beautiful sunny day, with a light breeze, and we were intent on enjoying every minute of it. I think my husband is intent on exploring EVERY castle within driving distance. It [Read On]

"Have Fun Stormin’ the Castle"

Around here, we’re wasting daylight if we aren’t off exploring some place new.(A great idea in theory, unless the weather is cold and crappy, and I just want to curl up with a book. Try to tell the Hubs that though. I know. I’m one big party pooper. Bite me….) Anywhoooo… A few weekends ago, [Read On]

An afternoon at the Castle

Indulge my while I post a bunch of pictures (after all, its my blog, and I’m gonna post them.) Not much witty writing at the moment. One recent Sunday afternoon showed forecasts of warmer weather and sunny skies, so we hopped in the car and headed to Hampton Court. Its a lovely castle and gardens, [Read On]