Many people have made New Year's resolutions to do more exercise in 2018, and get fitter in doing so. I am one of these people, but I am also one of the many people who finds it difficult to maintain a good exercise regime because of my work. However, we all get at least one… Continue reading My Favourite North East Dog Walks
1. Jesmond Dene Photo source: localcitylife.co.uk For as long as I can remember, my family and I have been visiting the beautiful Jesmond Dene, a haven of nature just minutes from Newcastle city centre. The weekly market on Armstrong Bridge and the delights of Pets' Corner are just two of the many appeals of Jesmond… Continue reading 5 Places to go on Autumn Walks in the North East
Quite a few years ago now I made a fleeting visit to Howick Hall for a lovely Afternoon Tea in The Earl Grey Tea House. Little did I know then that Howick Hall Gardens and Aboretum was a place of such beauty and historical interest! The other week when I was staying at Doxford Hall,… Continue reading Howick Hall Gardens & Aboretum: Politics, Plants and Pots of Tea!