The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Gielgud Theatre.

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The West End run of The Curious Incident of The Dog in the Night-Time came to a sudden end in December 2013 when the ceiling of the Apollo theatre collapsed.

Three casts, seven Olivier Awards and one disaster later, Marian Elliot’s production of Mark Haddon’s novel is back on at the Gielgud Theatre.  It would be an understatement to say I was literally over the moon when my husband gave me two tickets to see the adaptation of one of my favourite novels on the stage.  (Ross is now an expert in how to keep a literary geek happy.) Continue reading

In My Kitchen July 2014.

IMGP9914What’s in your kitchen this month? was started by the wonderful Celia at Fig Jam and Lime Cordial.  After reading what Mandy at The Complete Book had to offer I decided to join in the fun.  So here goes…

In my kitchen… Continue reading

Paddling through Stars.


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I booked a night paddle for my husband and I with Atlantic Sea Kayaking during our holiday in West Cork.  We are both experienced white water paddlers and Ross is even a coach.  If it wasn’t for kayaking we wouldn’t have met.  Our sea kayaking has taken us as far as the Slate Islands in Scotland, to Devon, Wales and even Northern Ireland.  However the one paddling trip we still had to tick off was a night safari to experience the phenomenon that is ‘bioluminescence.’ Continue reading