Devon & Dorset road trip

How to pack more in In his post yesterday Mike Gardner talked about Time Management and how you can seemingly find some more of that precious commodity. Our day yesterday was a road trip that went from Bristol to Devon then back to Dorset ending up in Weymouth. Reflecting on our day, I was really surprised that we had packed so […]

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The Great Globe

As regular readers will know hubby and I have been round the world. We had the opportunity to see just what that meant when we visited the Great Globe at Durlston Country Park during our Dorset visit. It is made of Portland stone and weighs in around 40 tonnes with a diameter of 3 metres. It was made in 1887 […]

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week#148

I’m in Weymouth at the moment visiting a school on Portland which is separated from the mainland by The Causeway. It is a beautiful part of Dorset. The autumn weather continues to be wonderful so your prompt this week is: … as the waves gently lapped I …. The link will close on 21st September. Powered by Linky Tools Click […]

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Birthdays that last!

Those of you who are regular visitors here will know my birthday was in January. So, what am I doing writing another post about my birthday? Well, one of my dear twitter friends lives down by the seaside. We love to visit the coast especially as hubby went to college there. So, around my birthday, I got in touch and […]

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‘T’ is for Train!

This week Alphabe has reached the letter ‘T’ & once again I’ve cheated (just a little!) I wanted to share some photos of a wonderful little village in Dorset called Corfe. It has an amazing ruin of what was once a magnificent Norman castle. It also has a steam train chugging through it on its way to Swanage which has been featured here […]

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