Did you know it’s not all pasties in Falmouth?

Falmouth marina

    Cornwall is in the bottom left-hand corner of the British Isles and Falmouth is nearly at the end. It hosts a wonderful marina, castle and the National Maritime Museum. It also has some fantastic eateries and unusual pubs!     National Maritime Museum You may be surprised that a relatively small town like Falmouth would house a ‘national’ anything. However, […]

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Dicing with death by mining under the sea

Levant mine

It’s about a 30-minute walk along the coastal path from Botallack to Levant Mine, both National Trust gems. As we walked through the rough terrain picking our way through the rocks and bolders, gazing out to the sea that even on a bright day looked menacing and threatening, we could imagine ourselves back in the days of Ross Poldark.      […]

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My Sunday Photo – Botallack Mine

Botallack Mine

Apologies for my absence. I’ve been away for a few days to the wonderful county of Cornwall. Over the next few days, you’ll see some of our adventures and we start with this amazing place Botallack Mine.        Before our trip, we had planned where we would visit and I really wasn’t sure that I would be able […]

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Is Peace One Day achievable? 100WCGU #190

Peace one day

Did you know that 21st September is Peace One Day? I didn’t. You only have to look at the news headlines to know we are a long, long way from peace with an aid convoy being hit just minutes after the agreed ceasefire ended in Syria. This sort of action does not stop brave humanitarians from risking their lives or […]

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My Sunday Photo

My Sunday Photo

  I feel I should apologise for yet another photo of me but this was such a momentous week and it is not often I get dressed up in my witches finery! I was visiting a school to share 100 Word Challenge and it was Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday and the school was dressing up as their favourite characters from the […]

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Celebrating 100 years of Roald Dahl – the amazing wordsmith! 100WCGU#189

100 years of Roald Dahl

  You may not know this but I run two other writing challenges and they have both been celebrating 100years of Roald Dahl!    100 Word Challenge – 100WC This challenge came before the one you are about to enter. It is run in the same way but appeals to young writers under 16. They have a variety of prompts […]

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How to get rid of a headache by climbing the O2

Climbing the O2

It seemed like a good idea at the time and I was all for climbing the O2 but as the time got nearer, I began to panic!   We nearly got out of it! As regular readers will know, hubby celebrated his 60th birthday earlier in the year. Our son Matthew likes to buy him gifts that are vouchers to […]

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