Casa Cornucopia – our house of plenty


They say that pictures paint a thousand words.  Well, let’s see.  We’ve just returned from a lovely 10 day stay in a holiday villa.  I’ve got a lovely new camera so took lots of photos – so instead of lots of words and a few photos, here’s lots of photos and a few words about our stay in Casa Cornucopia. [Read more…]

Back To The Future


Dear Jim,

Please can you fix it for us to go back to the future where we belong, even just for two weeks to fortify ourselves for the next 16 week term at school?

Yours sincerely,

The Madventurers [Read more…]



The irrepressible, beautiful logic of a 5-year old: “Daddy, are you going moon-sledging today?” “What do you mean, Katie, what’s moon-sledging, sweetie?” “Well, Daddy, it’s like those people over there on the water – they are riding on sledges and they have moons over their heads”. [Read more…]