I felt visiting such a beautiful  country with its famous gastronomic tradition (and being a food lover) it was only right that I gave “what we ate” its own tasty little post! I have missed the delicious fresh foods of Italy and I think for Ethan and Megs, aside from swimming everyday the extensive flow of fresh pasta, pizza , olives and ice cream really was the highlight of their holiday… View Post

2 weeks ago we were sat by the pool watching this kids going up and down, round and round , laughing and splashing, and I noticed that for once in a very long time we didn’t have a care in the world – we well and truly were in holiday mode and felt so far away and disconnected from anything in our normal, average and (at times) very difficult life.… View Post

Last week we had a thoroughly enjoyable ‘vaca’ for our “summer holiday” at Lake Garda and surrounding cities in Northern Italy. We had a base at Altomincio in a Eurocamp caravan which I picked up for a bargain and which was a lot of fun and turned out to be a great place for all. I cannot believe how fast this last week has gone, we returned home from Italy… View Post

One of the things we find most difficult about Nath being a student is our low income! We love the flexibility of life, we love the investment for the future and I know Nath loves learning but occasionally we just want a bit more dough in the bank (who doesn’t)! Don’t get me wrong, we are very independent financially and have lovely things, rarely miss out on things, eat great… View Post