Cutty Sark Re-opens Today

Cutty Sark relaunches on 26 April Opening a new chapter in the extraordinary life of one of the world’s most famous ships. The last surviving tea clipper and the fastest and greatest of her time, she is a living testimony to the bygone, glorious days of sail and, most importantly, a monument to those that…

Latest Craze – Skateboarding

There is a bit of a skateboarding craze going on amongst the older kids at nursery at the moment, where many parents take their LOs to local skatepark instead of local playground, usually early in the morning or right after nursery ie. when the big kids are less likely to be around. Yesterday, we finally…

Swedish Christmas Market

It is still reasonably warm (by UK standard) but undeniably, Christmas is just around the corner now. For me, there is nothing as “Christmassy” as  a glass of Swedish Glogg (Swedish Mulled Wine) and a Pepparpaka (Swedish Ginger Snaps), so I headed to The Swedish Church in London to get me into the festive spirit.…

Pottery Workshop

There is a pottery workshop right next to the LOs nursery and for ages, they have been asking me to take them there and finally we made it to one of their monthly workshops today. The LO’s were so excited about the prospect of going there that they both (unfortunately) woke up early, so they…

Rapunzel is coming to London !

Disney Princess Rapunzel is arriving in London this weekend to attend a party at Kensington Palace, London. You are not invited ? Don’t worry, you can still catch a glimpse of her and her carriage between 1-1.30pm, on her way between Queen’s Gate and Kensington Palace. To find out more, visit the official web-page here.…