Bing Bong Bing! Bing Bong Boo! Bingly Bongly, Bingly, Bongly, Boo!
Don’t fret, I’m not speaking in tongues, or for that matter going insane. I’m a member of a club – one of millions…
It’s the: ‘I got sucked into watching one episode of a cartoon pig wearing a red dress, and spent £££s on that said pig’s merchandise: and my toddler is quite taken with it‘ club. (more…)
Feeling slightly trapped indoors, I needed to get out, but not travel too far. It’s so nice to feel you’re in a different space sometimes.
So shouted that Hollywood actress Ms Catherine Zeta Jones after she won an Oscar back in 2003. The Swansea starlet was giving ‘a nod’ to her Welsh roots. And I’ll be honest, I’d never really heard of The Mumbles until Cath uttered those words to a baffled crowd of Americans… (more…)
This is an interesting fact: Did you know that Santorini is essentially the remains of a big volcanic explosion which occured over thousands of years ago? Well thanks to this fiery eruption, the picture postcard Greek island sees cruise ship loads of tourists lining the pretty cobbled streets, but don’t let that put you off. (more…)
Now, I’m not quite sure if the first few trips count, seeing as Monkey had yet to appear, but, hey, his adventure started in Berlin, in February 2011. I was about three months pregnant at this point and desperate to get away from the drudgery of work and the long British winter. Oh, hang on a minute, in essence I just swapped the British cold for the German cold… and it was worse. However, this is such a cool, vibrant city – and I definitely want to return in the Summer. (more…)