Saturday Music – Serj Tankian – Honking Antelope

Love this guy!  IF you ever get a chance to see Serj Tankian live, GO!  He’s awesome and his lyrics are so powerful 🙂

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Kilimanjaro – Flashback – Day 1 Machame Gate > Machame Camp

Day 2 was the first day of our challenge and what we’ve signed up to do, we awoke with excitement and nerves of what we’re about to let ourselves in for! After a lengthy drive in a cramped bus to Machame Gate (5718 ft), we waited very patiently to be signed in for what felt like […]

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Recipe – Key Lime Pie

After obtaining an obscene amount of biscuits on the cheap, I started thinking what recipe could I use some of them up in?  Not sure why, but Key Lime Pie was the first thing I thought of… I started Googling different recipes and came across this simple recipe on the Carnation website… Serves 10 Ingredients: […]

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Kilimanjaro – Flashback – 2011 – Moshi

After an 8 hour flight from London > Kenya and a connecting 30-40 minute flight from Kenya to the aptly named Kilimanjaro airport, we had arrived in Tanzania! We had only been on the ground for maybe 10 minutes when the drama started, we were asked pretty much when we got through the door to […]

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Worry No.2 – Leaving the kids

Following on from my first post, here’s the 2nd thing that’s worrying me about doing Everest Base Camp….leaving my boys for approx. 17 days! The longest I’ve been away from them previously was when I did Kilimanjaro 2 years ago which was for around 11 days.  When I returned home from Kili there was a […]

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Meet the Cats!

I’ve already introduced you to the mad Poppy, now let me introduce you to my 4 cats.. The oldest is Marley, he’s a long-haired tabby and 9 years old, he’s incredibly vocal and very dribbly when having some fuss.  He also has a violent streak, if you dare stroke him beneath the neck area, then […]

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Day Out – Splashzone Gullivers Land

For the last day of half term, I decided to take the day off and spend the day with the kids, so i took them to Splash Zone, which is part of Gullivers Land in Milton Keynes.  It’s basically an indoor play area with water… but no (or very little) standing water. There’s loads of […]

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