Holidaying on the Set of Broadchurch, Dorset

Broadchurch Anyone?   As the autumn TV dramas come thick and fast, I am urged to reminisce about our recent holiday in Dorset. Nestled in between West Bay and Burton Bradstock, we found ourselves on 'the beach' that is so very iconic in the programme and which...

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Port Lympne Reserve

It seems only fitting that the first post I've written in ages should be about the great British summer and holidaying in the UK.  Even more fitting perhaps that we chose to tick off an item from our wish list and take the opportunity to spend a weekend in a Treehouse...

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Tylney Hall Hotel & Gardens, Hook, Hampshire

Tylney Hall has fast become a firm favourite for our little family as bit of a bolthole away from home.  We first discovered this little gem in Hampshire around this time three years ago.  The main draw initially being the fact that it had an outdoor swimming pool. ...

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Salts Mill, Saltaire

Salts Mill in Bradford, West Yorkshire is a former textile mill.  It was opened in 1853 by Sir Titus Salt.  Congruent with his Utopian vision, Sir Titus Salt also built the adjoining village of Saltaire to house the mill workers.  With cloth production ceasing in...

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Fiskardo, Kefalonia

Our holiday to Kefalonia and long awaited return to Greece this summer was all about relaxation and family time.  This is something that Greece does so very well.     That's not to say that our little arms can't be easily twisted for a bit of an Island...

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Argostoli, Kefalonia – The Delightful Capital

During our family holiday to Lassi in Kefalonia this year, we stumbled upon Argostoli, the delightful capital.  We were very well placed for frequent visits to Argostoli with it being less than a ten minute journey away at our base in Lassi. Argostoli is the main town...

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Alice’s Adventures Underground

Having been given the opportunity to provide a review for the Alice's Adventures Underground show, we cannot help but feel incredibly jammy at having stumbled upon a corker like this on the first week of the school holidays.  Particularly on the wettest week. Ditching...

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Where Has The Tween Been? Bradford upon Avon & Frome

In our quest to find suitable activities, breaks and light relief for the changing tastes of the Not Just The 3 of Us squad, I am starting this new series to celebrate our findings.  Not only our findings but also our ability as parents to get the whole tween to teen...

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Time for A Nordic Inspired Afternoon Tea

I was very lucky to be invited to experience a Nordic Afternoon Tea last week at the new Aster restaurant in Victoria. I was invited to 'come, be fed and be entertained in honour of International Women’s Day', where there would be a panel of female Head Chefs talking...

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Welcome to Not Just The 3 Of Us, the Midlife Lifestyle Blog for those of us that want to make every minute of this new chapter count. I am always looking to challenge the perceptions around age and the mid-years and this is where I do it. You will find my midlife ramblings and adventures here and I also invite you to share in my love of the home and interiors too.

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