Spanish-Italian Food Night in Exeter – El Bocado & Caramello

Sunday nights aren’t normally the time we choose to eat out. We would usually have a simple dinner and be lounging in the sofa before it’s time  to head to bed. Not this Sunday night, we have the chance to enjoy food and stay up a little later than normal. Our German friends left us…

Visiting South Hams – Devon, England

We decided to enjoy today’s sunshine by the coast. So, we travelled to South Hams to visit Slapton, Blackpool and Dartmouth. Our route: Exeter to Newton Abbot (A38), Newton Abbot to Totnes (A381) following the same road to Halwell. Then took the A3122 to Dartmouth, all sign posted so you wouldn’t miss the turning. From Dartmouth we…

Easter 2016 – What I did and didn’t do!

Spring bank holiday! A 4-day weekend where we had some sunshine and constant downpour – Friday had the best weather and that was the highlight of my long weekend. Have a read below. As a norm for me, I would plan to do something a week before the bank holiday. I would think about places to see,…

King of Campus by Jennifer Sucevic

I wanted to like this book so much but it was so predictable. Ivy is likeable enough but something is just lacking from her persona. There was a time that I found her irritating; stringing someone along and being immature towards her dad’s situation. Anyway, let’s get to it. Ivy move back to Barnett from…

The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata

What a slow burn… but oh so good! Vanessa, 26 graphic design graduate with a hefty debt. Working as Aiden’s personal assistant for 2 years she is now ready to face the world and put her graphic design degree to good use. She left Aiden, her no-nonsense/couldn’t care less/dismissive boss, one day and never looked…

Post Match Aches and Pains

It was a gruelling match against the the top of the league Academy of Beach Sports yesterday. I am still aching now. So we know why you ache after a rigorous physical activity. Now, we need to find a way to reduce recovery time. Ice Bath – it’s very cruel to put your body through this…