Silent Sunday: Sunny Sidmouth

At last…the sun shines. We took advantage of it with a glorious family stroll on Sidmouth beach.






Sunday bliss!



Cornish getaway…

A couple of weekends ago, we piled into the car and swapped sunny Devon for sunny Cornwall.

IMG_2892As a fully fledged Devonian now, the only place I can say compares is Cornwall – it feels, inexplicably, like home.

So, we arrived at the beautiful St Moritz Hotel overlooking Daymer Bay, between Rock and Polzeath, just in time for a glass of wine as the sun set.

IMG_2849Our long weekend consisted of beach walks, sea air, fresh fish and plenty of crabbing!

DSC_0672 DSC_0647 DSC_0637 IMG_2886 IMG_2881The St Moritz is perfectly located for an easy ferry ride across to Padstow, where we lunched at Rick Stein’s fish restaurant, The Seafood – one of the best meals I’ve had.

IMG_2869 IMG_2868 IMG_2866 IMG_2865 IMG_2884And when Monday dawned, it was time for us –  me and hubby as the boys were staying the week with grandparents – to leave… but not before a cheeky manicure at the gorgeous Cowshed spa at the hotel and a bite of lunch with a sea view.

IMG_2896 IMG_2895 DSC_0573Heaven on earth… IMG_2859 IMG_2856L xx

Silent Sunday: Devon, glorious Devon!

Never has ‘Devon is heaven’ been more exact than in this current beautiful weather.


As we bask in the sunshine, my Silent Sunday has a repetitive nature…as our weekend consisted of more of the same; sunshine, beach and BBQ.


This time there was an added twist, a two night mini break at Woodlands Leisure Park!


I hope you’ve been enjoying the sunshine too…