Category Archives: Just wandering….

Experimental Sound Art with a Toddler

So, we’ve been in quarantine again this week. As you may have discerned from my last post, we’re struggling with things to do. Lucky then that we were invited to view a friend’s MA end -of-course Sound Art exhibition at … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Chasing the ducky boat

  So, I took a week off blogging as part of my social media holiday. I was considering a “wot I did on my holidays” post but it really was too dull for words. The short version is that Roo … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Slinging London

When I posted on the Mumsnet Bloggers’ Forum for advice on this blog (yknow, the whole not really having a toddler thing), someone suggested that I should just blog about my daily life and the coffee shops and markets I … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , , | 13 Comments

Olympics, the lazy way – 05/08/12

You may have noticed *something* going on in London at the moment. I’m not an official sponsor, so I don’t think I’m strictly allowed to use the phrase. In fact, I may get in trouble if I mention the city … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Magners Pasture – 30/04/11

Good day Sunshine! I may have mentioned that it’s been a bit rainy in London lately so it was amazing to wake up yesterday morning and see a bit of yellow sunshine (as Roo calls it) poking through the clouds. … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Cinema with a Toddler – 25/02/12

OK, so this is a bit of a tangent for this blog, though I’ve done lots of reviewing of various movies and things over the years so thought why not? Going to the cinema was something I did with my … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , | 3 Comments

London in the Snow – 05/02/2012

What is winter with no snow? Well, George Clooney’s aunt, I’m glad you asked. And sorry I paraphrased you a bit there but it aint Christmas anymore… Winter with no snow would be more convenient, certainly, but it would rob … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | 1 Comment

A surprise meeting in Brixton

Toddlers have a way of scuppering your plans don’t they? This morning’s plan was to go and see Arthur Christmas at the Ritzy in Brixton. Nathan and I were quite excited about taking Roo to the cinema, as it’s something … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | 3 Comments

Wandering along the South Bank

As you may have discerned from this blog (if you are indeed the discerning type. I do hope you are), I like things that are either a) free b) cheap or c) something I can get my money’s worth out … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Royal Festival Hall

This is another London-Mother staple. It’s fairly central, easy to get to and they don’t mind you sitting there for hours without buying anything. But they also have a cafe (and a bar!) selling tea and coffee, a soup and … Continue reading

Posted in Just wandering.... | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments