Month: April 2017

London in Spring

London is one of my favourite places to visit, and after a childhood of frequent Monopoly games I still get a buzz everytime I walk down one of the streets from the board.  We recently spent a week there in preparation for Stuart running the London marathon so I had quite a bit of time […]

A sideline view of London Marathon

There’s a reason we use the word marathon as a descriptor of a particularly long and torturous experiences.  We’ve all come out of hideously long drawn out meetings shaking our heads and grumbling about what a marathon session that was, or whinged about the marathon endurance feat that spending days on end at cricket games […]

Visiting Diana: Her Fashion Story

Given my previous disclosures around my love of all things Diana I’m sure it is of no surprise that a visit to the new ‘Diana: Her Fashion Story’ exhibit which has just opened at Kensington Palace was high on my list of London must-do’s while we were in town for the marathon. The only thing […]