Five days in Dorset

Five days in Dorset

We have just got back from five days camping in beautiful Dorset. The weather was amazing – sometimes too hot – but perfect for outdoor swimming On the way to the campsite we stopped at Lymington Sea Water Baths – a huge lido over 100m long. The lido...
Amanda and Conor’s wedding

Amanda and Conor’s wedding

Congratulations to my cousin Amanda and her new husband Conor – Married 19th July at Arundel Town Hall As you can see Amanda looked absolutely stunning even if Conor tried to outdo her with his hair!! We really liked that they chose to have a more informal but...
More camping – summer solstice

More camping – summer solstice

Yesterday we visited Nanna and took her for a picnic at Devils Dyke (near Brighton.) This is a picture of our ‘two tiered’ picnic enjoying the views. http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devils-dyke/ After we drove to Lewes to camp at Spring Barn Farm for the...
Camping in Normandy

Camping in Normandy

Over the May 1/2 term we spent 6 days camping at Chateau de Lez-Eaux in Normandy. The 5 star campsite is part of the Les Castels camping chain and was about 4 & 1/2 hrs drive from Calais. The site has an outdoor pool, an indoor pool with 3 slides, a tennis court,...
Liza’s 40th Birthday Camp

Liza’s 40th Birthday Camp

This weekend was Liza’s 40th Birthday celebration camp at Kingsdown campsite I decided to try and delegate as many jobs as I could during our camp, particularly as I had agreed to take Abbie’s friend Jess and Ian wasn’t joining us until Sunday (due...
Pool, Ocean or Lake?

Pool, Ocean or Lake?

Pool, ocean or lake? Our dilemma when camping at Cote d’Argent, Hourtin Plage last week! http://www.camping-cote-dargent.co.uk/ So why the dilemma? The campsite has a pool with slides, is in walking distance from the Atlantic Ocean and is only 10 minutes drive...