Robot on the Rocks

Before you start wondering whether I’ve created a new cocktail, I’ll stop you there. Robot on the Rocks is a tale of unexpected adventure. One that unbeknown to us would make a washed out day magical again.. The day started at 2am. when Dave, who had worked late, no, not …

Lancaster Canal – Hincaster Tunnel

Today was the last day of our mini holiday, you can read all about the main event over here. We ended up coming home early so had an extra day to go exploring. The Robot has been banging on about tunnels all week and with glorious weather we decided to explore the Hincaster Tunnel on the Lancaster Canal.

Camping Trip To The Dudden Valley

We have been keeping an eye on the weather forecast this past week because all the nice spring weather we’ve been having seemed like a good idea to have our first camping trip.  We took off to the Dudden Valley in the Lake District to visit one of our favourite …

A Day Trip to West Cumbria

West Cumbria feels like its in the middle of nowhere, you have to navigate round the whole of the Lake District to get there on small roads and often behind several tractors or (shudders) caravans.  When you are there though it’s worth the hour and a half journey from our …

Tintagel and Trebarwith Sands

Over Christmas we visited Coombe Mill Farm for a vacation.   We packed a lot in and one thing that sticks in my memory is our trip to see the sea.   Firstly we visited Tintagel with my Dad. Tintagel The main reason to visit Tintagel is to go and see the …

Happy Days #45 – Mum Wins

Happy Days is a process for finding the happiness in every day and is something that I enjoy doing with Katy and Sian each week, I really feel it adds value to my life.  It allows me to make the most of each day and leave it on a positive …

Geocaching in Cornwall

Geocaching in Cornwall I’m still relatively new to the Geocaching world and by this I mean actually playing the game.  I mentioned in one of my first Geocache posts that I’ve known about Geocaching since the early 2000’s but never played.  Over Christmas we visited Cornwall for an extended holiday …

Happy Days 42 Zoo, Puddles and Awards

Even though I wrote last weeks happy days post late it feels like it was months ago!  It has been such a busy week and I’ve got loads of done and been on lots of adventures with the Robot.  I’ve been processing a lot of stuff that has been going …

Cycling the Camel Trail – Wadebridge to Padstow

Cycling the Camel Trail – Wadebridge to Padstow Over Christmas we stayed at Coombe Mill down in Cornwall.  We completely rocked our outings while we were down there.  Considering it was Winter we wanted to do everything we could to spend time outside.   Dave bought an OS Map of the …

The Eden Project

The Eden Project has been high up on my list of places that I’d love to visit.  Being about 300 miles away from where I live it’s always been a little too far to go on a day trip!  Over Christmas though I got my chance.  We took off to …