ROAD TRIP IN DEVON & CORNWALL. PART 2 – the most southerly & westerly points, great coffee and engine houses

Day 2 – Porthleven, Lizard Point, Kynance Cove, The Minack Theatre, The Land’s End & Crowns Engine Houses. Our first night in Cornwall we spent in St Ives, as usual we stayed in Airbnb. I always find them to be much better value than hotels especially in the UK. Anyway, the first day was pretty longContinue reading “ROAD TRIP IN DEVON & CORNWALL. PART 2 – the most southerly & westerly points, great coffee and engine houses”

Road trip in Devon & Cornwall. Part 1 – Exeter, Okehampton Castle & The Lost Gardens of Heligan

If you have seen my previous post, you will know that in April we have finally travelled to Devon and Cornwall. It has been on my bucket list for long now. We drove to Exeter on Thursday night and stayed in a lovely hotel just on the outskirts of Exeter – The St George andContinue reading “Road trip in Devon & Cornwall. Part 1 – Exeter, Okehampton Castle & The Lost Gardens of Heligan”

Beautiful Cornwall in spring – our three day trip

It does feel like a long time ago, almost previous life that we went to Cornwall. But it was in April which is only 4 months ago. We booked the trip to celebrate Calum’s birthday, I think I’ve given him my thing of not being able to celebrate my birthdays at home. I never hadContinue reading “Beautiful Cornwall in spring – our three day trip”

Creativity and burnout

I have been thinking a lot lately about how creativity appears, what seems, out of nowhere and you feel so inspired to create. And then, there are other times, when all you want to do is just to watch movies, read books and play games. I feel creative when I’m rested. And there is noContinue reading “Creativity and burnout”

‘Mon-Fri living’ – Visiting Natural History Museum and St Dunstan-In-The-East in London

For the last 5 weeks I’ve been lucky enough to live ‘the dream’, something that I have been aspiring to for a very long time – a regimented working week. Actually working Monday to Friday and having weekends off. It will end in 4 weeks which makes me think a lot. Somehow, having this almost routine,Continue reading “‘Mon-Fri living’ – Visiting Natural History Museum and St Dunstan-In-The-East in London”

First day in Harrogate

It is around 10am at the moment and I am in Harrogate. I got here around 10pm last night so haven’t seen my surroundings in a daylight yet. Today is a project day for me and the plan is to wonder to the city centre and work somewhere from a cafe. Lots of excel thingsContinue reading “First day in Harrogate”