First barbecue of the year

This evening we held our first barbecue of the year. To be honest I wasn’t sure if it was going to happen when the heavens opened this morning and left rivers running down the street. The rain was torrential… I kind of felt silly shopping at the farmers market today for sausages, burgers and buns!!Read more

My week in pictures

I mentioned last week that my friends Emma and Ben were getting married. It was a wonderful day. The weather held, thankfully! It started off at East Budleigh church. East Budleigh is a little village about a half an hours drive from Exeter. It is famous for being the birthplace of the famous explorer SirRead more

My week in pictures

I met up with my sisters on Sunday. You might have read my post ‘Sunday Funday’? We had a lovely lunch at The Hour Glass and then on The Glorious Art House for tea. My sisters took a few photos of us enjoying a chat and a cuppa. I wanted to include them. We hadRead more

Sunday funday

What a lovely Sunday off I have just had. It started with a trip to Exeter Picture House cinema to watch a members free preview of the new film Holmes. Steve and I are members and we quite often go to the previews if I am not working. Sir Ian Mckellen was great as theRead more

Project vino

Last night Steve and I visited a pop up wine shop/wine bar in South Street, Exeter. I had read about it weeks ago but hadn’t found the time to go until now. I am so glad I did! Project vino is the latest pop up venture in Exeter. It’s a great place where you canRead more

My week in pictures

After a long old days teaching last Saturday I was treated to a bite to eat at The Hour Glass pub situated on Melbourne street in St Leonard’s Exeter. It is about a ten minute walk from the city centre and my favourite place to eat in town. It’s a quirky place with lots ofRead more