Black Cabs of London – Tales of the Unexpected

So, this weekend is our weekend to catch up on all the things we should have done…. and there is one important thing outstanding that we really need to complete…. Our vaccinations for Africa. So, rather that than housework this morning, we took a train to London to get our final shots! Phew!! We needed … Read more Black Cabs of London – Tales of the Unexpected

Sweets, treats and very sore feet! – London May ’17

My name is A and I’m 11 years old. I’m home educated so when mum made me write about a dream trip to London, I assumed it was just another exercise… I never imagined​ it would really happen. But she told me that someone was willing to help us have a dream weekend. I was soo excited. … Read more Sweets, treats and very sore feet! – London May ’17

Why we have a bucket list… and why you should too!

I read an article today. It’s here if you want to read it…. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/family-holidays/why-you-should-never-take-children-on-foreign-holidays/ It’s an article I utterly disagree with and I’ve gotten in touch with the author to write a ‘follow up’ which I will certainly do if I hear back from her. Firstly, there is absolutely NO science in this ‘research’. This … Read more Why we have a bucket list… and why you should too!

Lands End to John O’Groats…. How I learned to love Autism… and why we travel.

Today – 9 years ago –  life at TPK changed forever. J was born two weeks before his due date… I gave up work on the Friday afternoon, expecting two weeks of preparation, only for him to be born on the Saturday morning. I should’ve known he’d be trouble!!!! And – while he was ready to be … Read more Lands End to John O’Groats…. How I learned to love Autism… and why we travel.