A Drizzly Day at Quarry Bank Mill

A grey, misty morning gave way to an overcast day full of drizzle. We met our friends, Katie, Mike and their children, in the car part at Quarry Bank Mill. Unfortunately, we didn’t get off to the smoothest of starts as one of usĀ Aidan had forgotten to pack the picnic lunch. We won’t mention the…

Catching up: Ludlow, Ladybird Books and Vintage Village

We’ve had a cracking couple of weeks at our house. Aidan seems to have had a reasonable amount of time off work so we’ve been away to Ludlow, we’ve sorted a few things out around the house, been to Vintage Village and I finally passed my driving test. Hurray! Ludlow was my belated birthday present….

Vintage Ladybird Book: Cinderella 1964

Ladybird Book Cinderella 1964 – Front Cover Ladybird Books remind me of some of the happiest times of my childhood. Since an early age, I have been an avid reader; anything I can lay my hands on that can be read will be read. Much of this love of reading undoubtedly comes from the Ladybird…