Tag Archives: another tick off the list

March 09

Another Tick (Tock) off the list – Surviving a Locked Room Experience

Sherlock Holmes.  Miss Marple.  Jessica Fletcher.  Hercule Poirot.  They ain’t got nothing on me! If you are unaware of the phenomenon of ‘live escape’ games, let me fill you in.  You arrive at a nondescript office block (wondering if you are in the right place), where you are ushered into a room set up with […]

January 13

Another Tick off the list – Meet Bill Bryson

I’m not a fan of January.  As I write this, I’m wrapped in a blanket surrounded with half drunk bottles of water and piles of used tissues.  Yes, the New Year lurgy has well and truly hit.  But in an attempt to start the year off in a positive way, I wanted to share with […]

July 21

Another tick off the list – Vampire Hunting in Whitby

After a heavy week of editing and re-writes, I was desperate to use up the rest of my holiday days to do something fun. So Husband and I decided to jump in the car and head to Whitby for the day to cross another item off the list.

May 06

Binoculars are harder to come by than you would think….

I thought as part of the secret grown up club, every parent had a pair of binoculars. You know, stashed in that cupboard where they keep tins of nails and screws and a random assortment of plastic containers including the ‘sick bucket’ and the weird shaped basin you use to wash the windows. I was […]