Monthly Archives: April 2015


the lost gardens of heligan

The Lost Gardens of Heligan 3

While in Cornwall last week, we visited a place called The Lost Gardens of Heligan and we were all pleasantly surprised. We only went there because it was close to where we were staying (a place called Pentewan, near Mevagissy)) and supposedly one of the recommended local attractions. We now know that The Lost Gardens […]


A Day at the Eden Project

Last Monday, Gloria, Ella and I spent a day at the Eden Project. It was Ella’s idea originally, and it was a great idea. It really is a nice place.¬†The Eden Project is all about working with Nature, preserving Nature and living sustainably. The whole site of the Eden Project was and old quarry before […]


Three deer in the garden 2

Last Monday, just after the sun came up, we noticed three deer in our back garden. Have a look at the video below (you’ll have to “full screen” the video to see it properly). What a great view of nature. I’m not sure what mother deer was trying to teach her young, but she certainly […]


Karting Victory – At Last!

On Monday, I was lucky enough to achieve a karting victory¬†for the first time. The race was at the Crawley indoor karting track and the format was a 15 minute qualifying session followed by a 15 minute race. I qualified third and, as you can see in the video below, it was mostly a lot […]