Europe 2013: Provence, Day 1

Europe 2013: Provence, Day 1

The driving time from Nice to Boulbon comes up to just under 3 hours. We had a late-ish start because of miscellaneous errands involving the rental car and prepaid SIM cards, so we decided to make just one or two…

Europe 2013: A Day In Nice

Europe 2013: A Day In Nice

Our week in the UK was just the first part of this trip. The next leg was a driving trip along the south of France, beginning with a brief budget flight to Nice. It was quite surreal, but very lovely,…

My First Pilates Experience

My First Pilates Experience

I never thought I’d take up pilates, but I have a slightly dodgy lower back, which has been slowly but surely giving up on me throughout the course of being pregnant. I thought I could try to stretch it out…

Europe 2013: Dinner at NOPI (in Soho, London)

Europe 2013: Dinner at NOPI (in Soho, London)

Apparently there are people who don’t realise that a local SIM card with a data plan can make travelling SO much easier. The ease of checking Google Maps notwithstanding, there are a lot of things we did on this trip…

Europe 2013: Our Old Trafford Pilgrimage

Europe 2013: Our Old Trafford Pilgrimage

Old Trafford is, to put it mildly and politically-incorrectly, my husband’s Mecca. The last time we visited in 2010, we were coming from a U2 concert in Paris so we couldn’t catch a game there. We did however have a…