Tiny Feet

Tiny Feet

The months of late nights, hitting the bottle and mopping up sick. The pounding headache in the day. Early twenties? Or…Welcome to motherhood! If you are missing those nights out, well life is strangely similar! Our baby girl has just turned a year old, and...
Barcelona Babies – Indoor Summer Fun!

Barcelona Babies – Indoor Summer Fun!

*If want to get straight to the list, scroll down to the list of Indoor Activities for Barcelona Babies to survive this summer! And let’s keep making it grow 🙂 You feel that first bead of sweat trickle down your forehead and glance at your watch. 9.30 am. It is...
The best barrio of Barcelona? Maybe but Poblenou.

The best barrio of Barcelona? Maybe but Poblenou.

There are two types of people in Poblenou: Parents and Programmers. The parents stream down the Rambla de Poblenou, knocking bystanders out of the way with their strollers weighed down by an unimpressed toddler puffing on his dummy. A few blocks along in the “@22”...
Barcelona to Somerset!

Barcelona to Somerset!

Barcelona back to Somerset! Since we had a baby five months ago, we’ve driven through six countries. When she was a month old, we drove from Somerset to Liverpool, caught the ferry to Belfast, went on to Dublin, sailed to Wales, and then got the car back to Somerset....
Bikes, blades and brothers in Barcelona

Bikes, blades and brothers in Barcelona

  Have you ever drunk panther’s milk? It is delicious. Last Wednesday after the pub quiz at Travel Bar in Barcelona (where, as usual, we were ROBBED of our rightful victory by cheaters on their smartphones..and our wrong answers. Mostly the cheaters though) I...
Barcelona through the eyes of a rickshaw driver

Barcelona through the eyes of a rickshaw driver

I went recently to the wedding of a good friend. They tied the knot in St.Ives, Cornwall, in a castle of Hogwarts proportions overlooking the ocean, a location so stunning and remote it had to be nearly impossible to get to. Anyway most of the wedding crowd had come...