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Newcastle quayside and an endless blue sky…

Some thoughts on Cyberspace… As the sun sets on an Autumn evening and the pastel pink sky is scorched like a painting, I have somehow managed to hustle and bustle my way through another day. Cozy Autumn has been a welcome relief from the glaring sun of summer and the relentless go of it all.Continue reading “Newcastle quayside and an endless blue sky…”

Halloween fun for kids (and adults) in Newcastle upon Tyne

I Thought I’d share my weekend with you, as it was Halloween yesterday, so it only seemed right. We had a very spooky time indeed. My daughter who is three just loves Halloween, almost more than I do. She is fanatical about the Nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton and knows all the words toContinue reading “Halloween fun for kids (and adults) in Newcastle upon Tyne”

Bumblebees and adventures in the sunshine at Scotswood Garden

This weekend we visited the Great Scotswood Garden Get Together. It’s a park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne run by volunteers and it’s just beautiful. My kids and I had a great time learning about bumblebees. There’s a lot of campaigns at the moment talking about ‘saving the bees’ and this event didn’t disappoint. It’s the summer solsticeContinue reading “Bumblebees and adventures in the sunshine at Scotswood Garden”

The Baltic Holi Festival of Colours, Spring time Paint throwing…

I had a beautiful weekend with my daughter this weekend exploring art galleries in the sunshine, spring time was in the air. We even caught the Holi festival of colours at the Baltic on Gateshead Quayside. I really loved experiencing a bit of Indian culture, I’ve always looked at photographs of paint throwing and thoughtContinue reading “The Baltic Holi Festival of Colours, Spring time Paint throwing…”

5 Amazing Restaurants to try this Summer in Northumberland

Northumberland is known for its beautiful sweeping countryside and rolling hills. It’s the perfect destination to visit in the UK this summer. Apart from the stunning landscape Northumberland offers a whole host of activities, perfect for a relaxing break and to get away from it all. Of course, there are many things I could writeContinue reading “5 Amazing Restaurants to try this Summer in Northumberland”