Monthly Archives: July 2011

Vauxhall City Farm – 01/07/11

Just a quick one this, as  it’s only little. Shockingly, considering how local the farm is to us, we’ve only been there once. It’s nice. There are animals – rabbits, ducks, cows etc and even a couple of alpacas (we’re … Continue reading

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Coram’s Fields

Now, if you’re a BLW-er, I give you permission to skip this one. You don’t need me to sell Coram’s to you. Let me quote here from a little man who is a big Coram’s fan (not mine) it’s a … Continue reading

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Science Museum – 19/05/11

OK, so this subject has probably been blogged to oblivion but let’s get this straight. I  L O V E   T H E    S C I E N C E    M U S E U M!!!!!!!!! Always have … Continue reading

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Hampstead Heath 14/06/11

Hampstead Heath is a veritable cornucopia of fun things to do with a toddler. But three words of warning: a) It’s in North London b) Getting there involves either some obscure buses or a lot of walking. And you need … Continue reading

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Battersea Park Children’s Zoo – 03/06/11

So, as you can see from the state of the boy in the photo above, it was an insanely hot day when we visited. And don’t be misled by his t-shirt and shorts – there are neither lions nor dinosaurs … Continue reading

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Imperial War Museum

War HUH! What is it good for? Rainy afternoons, yeah…! This is another one of our frequent, local fixes. Considering I am broadly a pacificist, this child is going to grow up knowing a lot about the glory of war. … Continue reading

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Peddlar’s Park, Vauxhall

This is just a standard local park for us but it has a special feature. Let me break this down for you. There is a train in the park, and it is next to the train line into Waterloo. So, … Continue reading

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Holland Park – 25/06/11

I have one (hyphenated) word for Holland Park and that is “crazy-assed”. We walked there from the tube and you follow a grand, sweeping terrace that looks like the London of Noel Streatfield books until you find a small door … Continue reading

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This is London….with a toddler

Now, this is a funny day to start this blog. I’ve had this kinda idea for a while – a record of my trips round London with my adorable(ish) 2-year-old, Reuben. But I’m going to start with a justification. You … Continue reading

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