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10 things I learnt this summer…

Travelling is a luxury. No such thing as lunchtime. A 9 year old can map read. Small man still can’t use a knife, properly. A banker isn’t a banker when He’s barefoot. (long) Queues are a perfect excuse to read … Continue reading

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an organic breakfast with Dahliana Natural

Before we left for our road trip, I begged Liz from A Beautiful World for an intro. Already a little curious by the award-winning skincare brand, Dahliana Natural, I was keen enough to drag myself out for breakfast this morning … Continue reading

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Roping and bowling in San Lois Obispo

I remember staying at Madonna Inn some 30 years ago. Clearly its kitsch, garish décor made an impression on me. And I had the same plans for our Smalls. The Inn is something of an institution – located exactly half … Continue reading

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First stop: Chicago

He and I had already been talking about a trip to the West Coast of America as our family summer adventure. So when Small broke his arm back in June and the highly anticipated trip to NYC to visit my … Continue reading

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