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

Last week, whilst away in Prague we decided to take a trip to “Terezin” a very small town about 30 miles from Prague that has an ancient fortress on the edge. The Czechs built this as a Prison in 1780, in the early hours of March 15, 1939 the German army occupied it for the victims of persecution. They evicted the entire town and turned it into a Jewish ghetto…it… View Post

Yesterday we returned home from a 2 night city break in Prague. It was so nice to be away together from the norms of life, wander without an agend, eat a meal without little hands grabbing and wake up naturally and see some places of great interest to us both. Since being married and more so since having kids it has become really important to Nath and I that we have… View Post