"In the end, it's not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years." - Abraham Lincoln

Road trips and adventures #2 – playtime in the city of Kings!

Posted on June 19, 2019 by Sioux under General

It wasn’t a long drive from Windsor to Winchester, and we could only check into our AirBnb quite late, so headed to the cathedral. The weather wasn’t great and wasn’t looking promising for the following day either. We arrived in time for the end of a ceremony of some sort and couldn’t get any decent […]

Road trips and adventures #2 – sleep in the city of Kings!

Posted on June 16, 2019 by Sioux under Green Door

As the song goes – “Where ever I lay my hat…..” – that was going to be us for the next 2 weeks! We would be calling a number of different places home along this trip, some only for a night or 2. We were on the upstairs floor of a private home, and were […]

Road trips and adventures #1 – begin at the beginning…

Posted on June 11, 2019 by Sioux under General

A relief to wake and see relatively clear skies, knowing today was the start of my 60th birthday road-trip! I took a cab to the airport and went off in search of Paul. Once we met up, we arranged a transfer to the car hire company, and wheels sorted, bags safely stashed, we set off […]

Almost a shoe-box – bed #78

Posted on June 6, 2019 by Sioux under Green Door

I had to wonder how Old Mother Hubbard felt, living in her shoe – I think I was in her shoe box for the night! Good thing it was only me, cause there wasn’t even cat-swinging space!   As there were no windows in the room, my view was the TV and a vanity mirror! […]

Good friends, good memories!

Posted on June 2, 2019 by Sioux under General

A brief stay at a regular haunt, a catch-up over dinner with some fab ladies, a night time view of a castle!   What more could a girl want, just before she hits the BIG 60 and a road trip to celebrate!