Sunset and Telescopes at the Griffith Observatory

We’ve had a pretty quiet week and weekend after my brother and niece left last week so this is going to be a very short and sweet post! We went to the cinema on Friday night to see Detroit (amazing film – based on a true story and I can’t believe that actually happened) and had a day at home on Saturday doing jobs.  Continue reading “Sunset and Telescopes at the Griffith Observatory”


DTLA: Grand Central Market & The Last Bookstore

Can you believe we had never been to Downtown LA? We’ve lived here 10 months now and never been, and even when we did our West Coast road trip 5 years ago we spent 5 days in the LA area and didn’t go. We’ve done Hollywood, Griffith Park, Getty Center, Santa Monica and other beaches, but not downtown LA. So last Sunday afternoon, we decided to head out to explore for a couple of hours.

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Pub Quiz, Driving Test Take 2 and Homemade Pizza {2017 Week 12}

Happy Sunday! I’m sat writing this post with a glass of Prosecco and the husband cooking dinner, you can’t get better than that! It’s been a funny old week… The tragic news from Westminster just goes to show how quickly life can change and to appreciate every moment. I’ve been missing home a bit more than usual this week.   Continue reading “Pub Quiz, Driving Test Take 2 and Homemade Pizza {2017 Week 12}”