Just a quick post whilst I cope with a baby with his first real lurgy, an absent husband who thought it was a good idea to book a work trip without realising that we had a three-day week here in Bavaria, and a couple of slightly more serious stresses that are just too boring to […]
Apple Blossom Season in Lake Garda, all you could hear in the orchards were bees!
just relaxing by the fire According to my horoscope (which I only happened to see as someone small had been fiddling with my phone!), last week was due to be full of trials and tribulations. Thankfully however, I wasn’t to be “too overly concerned, as my guardian angel would be looking over me”. I […]
Rain Flowers – Black Forest Wild flowers directly outside our home for the weekend deep in the heart of the Black Forest. Glamping in April in this part of the world is full of surprises!!
No, not the London incredibly bad for your lungs, happened a long time ago fog variety – but a rather wholesome, stand your spoon up in it, and not have to eat for the rest of the day variety – my Grandmother’s recipe no less. I knew she had written it down for me somewhere, […]
After a somewhat bumpy start, I am happy to say that six months down the line (already!) life abroad with a new baby is pretty much what I hoped it would be. Our “Bavarian” Boy (or Bua if you’re really speaking Bayerisch) is hugely laid back and a very welcome (and super cute) part of […]
Lady of the Bin – Venice – Typically Spotted by the Small Boy (who thought both her hair and lack of clothing hilarious)…
The one and only time the pushchair was used… Beautiful Venice. It can’t claim to be the most baby friendly city in the world (or disability friendly come to think of it), but we can’t really be that cross with it as it only has its geographical location to blame for all of the bridges […]
Venice by Night. I am not sure there’s any time of day that this city isn’t photogenic!
We spent the second half of our Easter break in Italy – first stop Venice. I will write about the rest of our time there later (adding a baby to a trip to Venice adds a whole new dimension!), but this post contains the results of what was for me at least, the best three-quarters […]