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Arabian Nights by Story Pocket Theatre – preview and ticket giveaway

Story Pocket Theatre is a theatre company founded in 2013, dedicated to producing family theatre which keeps the classical stories alive. They took their new version of the Arabian Nights to … Continue reading

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Little Nan’s

Little Nan has to be the most sociable and welcoming nan around. She is always having people round to her place. After a while making a home in Deptford, she … Continue reading

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Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play, at the Southbank Centre (review)

I asked my daughter why Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play was so good. Because it’s a reflection of life, she said. So true. I had been thinking the same … Continue reading

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Frosty morning on Hilly Fields

On the almost day of last year we were up on Hilly Fields before most people. It was one of the few really frosty mornings but with it came the … Continue reading

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The Blackheath Séance Parlour, by Alan Williams (review)

I was drawn to this book because it was set in Blackheath. The main plot of The Blackheath Séance Parlour (first published in 2013) tells of Judy and Maggie Cloak, sisters … Continue reading

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Horrible Histories Spies exhibition, at the Imperial War Museum

Before Christmas I attended a lovely festive morning at the Imperial War Museum hosted by the splendid Brit Mums. We had coffees and piles of biscuits and they invited everyone to bring a … Continue reading

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Highlight of the year: Lewisham Model Market

Way back in June when I heard about Street Feast re-opening the Model Market in Lewisham and filling it with food and drink traders, I couldn’t quite get my head around it. … Continue reading

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The Cat in the Hat, at the Pleasance Theatre (review)

Last weekend we crossed the south/north London divide and braved several changes on the underground to visit the Pleasance Theatre Islington. We made the effort in order to watch The Cat … Continue reading

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My Christmas playlist (songs)

The Christmas song, like the Christmas jumper, has become something so uncool that it is actually (a bit) cool again. Again like the jumper, there are different camps of fans. With … Continue reading

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Peter Pan, at the Polka Theatre (review)

The Polka Theatre is a special place in London. Like the Unicorn Theatre, which I’ve recently written about here and here, it only stages shows for kids, from 0 to 13 years old. … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, at the Unicorn Theatre (review)

Only two weeks since our last trip, and it still wasn’t too soon to return to the Unicorn Theatre.  Our last visit was to see the show called How Nigeria Became: … Continue reading

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The Futon Company – for more than just futons

The Futon Company makes futons. That’s what I thought, when we bought a futon from the Futon Company 15 years ago for our new home. I also continued to think it … Continue reading

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How Nigeria Became: A Story, and a Spear that didn’t Work, at the Unicorn Theatre (review)

This has been a great week for the Unicorn Theatre, winning the highly regarded Peter Brook Empty Space Awards on 4th November.  By chance, we were lucky enough to visit … Continue reading

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Siblings – October

It’s number 10 of 12 posts. Unbelievable, the speed that this year is travelling.  Soon it’ll be 2015 and there’ll be no siblings photo every month. Or should I just … Continue reading

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Watching Frozen with The White Company

The White Company are clever people. In order to launch their AW14 collection to bloggers, they put on a private screening of Frozen and, not only that, they held it … Continue reading

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California in songs

One of the longest posts I have ever read on Wikipedia is called List of songs about California. I keep reading, I keep scrolling, my eyes start bulging, I can’t … Continue reading

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Family Sharing on iOS8

You won’t usually find a techy part to this blog but when I was offered iTunes credit to try out a new feature, I couldn’t seem to say no.  Hence this … Continue reading

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Siblings – September

September will be gone in just a few hours, and I have missed the monthly link up with the other blogs but no matter!  here are my siblings pictures from this month. … Continue reading

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That amazing Peckham rooftop view (and trying to save it)

The summer weather keeps on giving and it prompts me to look back over my highlights of the past couple of months. I spent one of my favourite evenings of the summer on … Continue reading

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