Exploring the coast at Marsden Rock

Yesterday I had the most wonderful day out with my daughter at Marsden Rock, South Shields, and visited a little seafood restaurant called the Grotto. It sits on the beach and over looks the gorgeous pastel backdrop of amber and blue hues. It was just stunning. My daughter excited to be out and about, contentlyContinue reading “Exploring the coast at Marsden Rock”


Last month I visited a landmark near where I live called the lady of Northumerlandia. It’s a man made piece of conceptual art and I was blown away by the beauty. The smouldering curves and the natural beauty of the female shape carved into the hill side and covered in swirling stone coloured paths toContinue reading “Northumberlandia”

A Peaceful Picnic in a Place called Corbridge

As I’m gazing out the window today, the pale white sky looming over my vision and tiny rain drops tapping at the glass I am reminded that autumn is a time for change. It’s a time to heal and let things go, like a leaf that’s shed from a tree. I have a huge oakContinue reading “A Peaceful Picnic in a Place called Corbridge”

Rock Pooling and chicken noodle soup

Last week was the autumnal equinox. My most favourite time of year. I love the red hues and amber leaves that start to show and the shift from summer into the next season. It’s a time for warm jumpers, roasted vegetables and of course Halloween. I decided to take my little girl rock pooling toContinue reading “Rock Pooling and chicken noodle soup”