I thought I’d try my hand at my first cookery blog post with some Caribbean dishes and the Creative section of the blog is probably the best place for it. If you know me, food has always been close to my heart (and my mouth) so hopefully it’s one of many to come. Both my parents were… View Post

Liv and I were delighted to be invited to the preview bloggers’ dinner at The Royal Oak in Twickenham. I’d been to the pub before in its original guise as The Royal Oak where I ate a meat platter with some colleagues from Thames Valley Housing back when I worked in Twickenham. The pub is… View Post

For our second week of the Hawaii trip, we went to the most populated of all the islands, O’ahu. Although it is smaller than Maui, over 1.4 million people are on O’ahu at any one time including in the capital city of all the islands, Honolulu. By comparison, there are only around 150,000 people on Maui. Holiday experience We… View Post

I have to say that Hawaii was the best place I’ve ever visited and the trip was made better as I was joined by Olivia who wasn’t with me for the Rio 2016 trip last year. It was great to be able to share our first ever ‘couples’ beach holiday somewhere so wonderful, blessed with… View Post