A Wintery Weekend At Bluestone Wales With The Elves

It’s funny but I’ve known about Bluestone Wales for ages but, despite being only 90 miles away in Dinas Powys, had never been.  Bluestone is…

Time For G & Tea At Park Plaza Cardiff This National Afternoon …

It’s National Tea Week from the 14th – 20th August and the sound of cups clinking on saucers and the tinkle of pastry forks is…

Review: Finding Iggy & Friends At Las Iguanas, Cardiff Bay

I have to confess I haven’t eaten at Las Iguanas for years and was a bit unsure what to expect.  Back in the 90’s (!)…

Review: The Super Lunch Menu at Jamie’s Italian Restaurant, Cardiff

Readers of this blog will know that I am a big fan of Jamie’s Italian and, in fact, was lucky enough to meet Gennaro Contaldo…

Full Throttle Family Fun In Cardiff On 3rd September At Monster …

Monster Jam® is back for its only UK date on the 3rd September at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff and tickets are already on sale.…

Theatre Review: The Hunting Of The Snark at The Sherman Theatre, …

Last night Caitlin, Ieuan and I attended the press night for the Sherman Theatre’s brilliant new production in association with Alice House and RGM Productions,…

Hide And Seek At Cadw: Raglan Castle, Monmouthshire

A rainy late holiday Sunday and we are back on the trail of Wales’ historic treasures, protected for future generations to enjoy by Cadw (the…

My Sunday Photo – 30/08/2015

Raglan Castle, Monmouthshire

Brewers Fayre, Barry – A Real Family Affair

Now when you have an extra teenager (lovely cousin Georgia) staying, as well as my very own Dennis the Menace and Minnie The Minx (Ieuan…

Our Family Day Out At Caerphilly Castle

Cadw, the Welsh Government’s Historic Environment Service (or, as I like to think of them, the guardians of some of Wales’ most beautiful heritage sites),…

A Quick Lunch At Zizzi Cardiff Bay

It was a beautiful sunny afternoon today so we extracted the Husband from his working quarters (our loft) for a lunch at one of our…