Jurassic Kingdom, Osterley Park, London

Jurassic Kingdom at Osterley Park

Earlier this week, we had a great time with friends seeing dinosaurs come to life in the Jurassic Kingdom event that’s running at Osterley Park, Isleworth, until 17th April. Little T and his friends all brought their binoculars, which was very cute, and had a blast spotting animatronic dinosaurs along the woodland trail behind Osterley…

Mayfield Lavender Fields, Surrey

July 2016 Around London

Once we returned from Bali, the last two weeks of July were mostly about staying local and catching up on things before we were off to Fano at the beginning of August. It took us a few days to fully recover from jetlag, with some very early starts. Little T was typically up at around…

April 2016 Around London

We’re well into spring, although it might not have felt like it recently with the chilly temperatures and hailstorms. We have spent the past couple of days at home as Little T recovers from a bad cold and I’m hoping he’ll be feeling much better in time for our flight to Italy over the weekend.…

National Trust Osterley House

Winter Walk at National Trust: Osterley Park & House

Earlier this month I joined the National Trust with a goal of exploring more of the countryside and heritage sites within an hour or so by car from London and, having just received their handbook of over 500 historic places, countryside and coastline, I already have a long bucket list of places to visit over the next year. The first…