Posts Tagged: blog

Happy Birthday Old Man!

James Marsden, Greta Garbo, Sol Campbell and Ronaldo were all born on this day, September 18th. They are lucky to be in such esteemed company as someone else who celebrates his birthday today: our Dad. Today is his 60th Birthday. How amazing is that? We are in total agreement when it comes to this man. He is the… Read more »

Dreaming of Days in Portugal

Later this week I will be in Portugal and I just can’t wait. I need a holiday. Right. Now. Obviously at the moment this is all I can think about so I thought I’d channel some of that excitement and shape it into a Travel Tuesday post for you lovely people to read. Portugal really… Read more »

Getting Crafty: Embroidery

I like to think I’m quite a crafty, hands on person. I mean I can knit more than a scarf, I can sew on a button, thread and use a sewing machine (the threading part is immensely tricky FYI) and I’m quite a good baker. But there’s one craft that I’d like to get better… Read more »

Summer Fun Times

Even though I don’t go on my summer holiday for another two weeks it’s pretty clear from what’s going on outside that the summer is drawing to a close for another year. Rather than getting morose about this fact I’m instead focusing on the good things. After all autumn is one of the best seasons… Read more »

Smores Cheesecake Squares

It’s no secret that here at This & That we LOVE the sweet stuff. Cake, biscuits, pastries, tarts. You name it either Fi or I (or both of us) will undoubtedly like it and eat it. We are always always on the look out for more recipes to try, so when Fi stumbled across a… Read more »

Crystal Palace Park – Travel Tuesday

Following on from last week’s plans to share more local travel tips today I wanted to talk about another new London discovery. Crystal Palace Park. Before a couple of weeks ago I hadn’t been to Crystal Palace for years, it’s actually where my parents had their first house, but the only Crystal Palace I’ve been to is… Read more »

Out & About: Five Favourites on London’s Southbank

Happy Tuesday lovely people! Here in the UK we’ve just had a bank holiday so it’s especially hard going back to work today. Luckily there’s a Travel Tuesday link up to help us along the way. Let’s be honest, if I can’t go on a world trip then visiting places while sitting at my desk is… Read more »

Life Rambles: Hello and Welcome

Hi there and welcome to our brand new blogging space!  We’ve been talking about this joint space for a while now, so it’s uber exciting to be writing the ACTUAL FIRST POST! We’re not complete newbies to the blogging world, we’ve just decided to shelf our old blogs and band together to create this lovely looking… Read more »