Ribble Steam Railway

We have a tendency to pander to the Robots interests when we go out nowadays and one thing he really loves is engines. Thomas the Tank style engines so this weekend we took him to The Ribble Steam Railway. Based in Preston it’s not too far away from us and …

The Isle of Eigg

The month of May brings on our annual trip to Scotland, this year we’ve chosen the Small Isles and this blog is all about The Isle of Eigg. Continue reading to find out what adventures we had while there…

Happy Days – Going Slow

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 …

Cathedral Caves – Langdale

Following on from our Tunnel Obsession a few weeks ago we decided to visit Cathedral Caves at Langdale in the Lake District.  Dave first took me to visit these caves on a cycling trip many years ago and all I could remember was the cave rather than tunnels so I …

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 …

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 …

Happy Days – Bring on the Sun

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 …

Happy Days – A Slide!!!

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 …

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 …