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Weekly Photo Challenge: Between

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Tidying up

Just been doing a bit of tidying up on my Where we Stay and Where we Eat tabs. Hopefully a bit easier on the eye now..  

Weekly Photo Challenge: Spring!

This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge is on the theme of Spring. Fenton House in Hampstead is a National Trust property and has a wonderful collection of ceramic pieces, and that’s where I spotted these sweet lambs. The newest newborn lamb next to it is the real thing though, and one I am proud to say […]

Live Below The Line

My friends Amanda and Paul are this week doing something called Live Below the Line, along with their two sons. You might know about Live Below the Line already but I’d never heard of it until Amanda started writing about her own very personal and moving experience of poverty and hunger as a child… and […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: On Top

Linking up to WordPress’s Weekly Photo Challenge on the theme of On Top.

How an Oxford College sold my community library

The book is a powerful symbol of learning. This book was discarded on the pavement in the rain, when agents for All Souls College Oxford brutally dismantled my local pop up library in Kensal Rise in North West London in the early hours of Friday morning, 31st January 2014. Books were left piled at the […]

Scooter safety

Why do some parents feel the need to put their five year olds in helmets to ride a scooter? Over protective nonsense? Help me someone.