Month: July 2016

Countdown to Schools Out for Summer!

Less than 3 days to Summer break, woohoo!!  Or maybe your school/college has already finished?  Either way Summer is upon us and for once the weather in the UK is playing to seasonal expectations and more!  Have you done all your Summer holiday shopping?  If not there are some terrific bargains in the Sales and now the sun is out the heat is on to get kitted out.

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A Different Kind of Festival

When you think of summer festivals, which is the first festival which springs to mind?  I’m sure it must be one of the high profile ones such as Glastonbury, Reading or the V Festival.  However, since having a child, music festivals have become a distant memory and I now have to settle with watching the highlights on TV.

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BIG Weekend of Sport – Wimbledon & Euros Finals!

There’s a huge weekend in store for all you sports fans.  Sport has always been a part of my life; supporting West Ham as a kid (seeing my Dad, a season ticket holder for many years, returning from a match either deflated or happy), then watching boyfriends play park footie on a Sunday morning, being introduced to cricket & golf when I met my husband and then cheering our two sons on when playing football, basketball, cricket.  So this weekend we will be glued to the TV to take-in these three great finals.  Wimbledon Womens finals on Saturday, Wimbledon Mens finals on Sunday and the Euro 2016 final also on Sunday.

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