Seattle Part II

Monday 5th May Still waking up early, we decided to just get dressed and head across the street to Top Pot for some breakfast donuts. I went for an Apple Fritter, which looked like a brain but tasted nice, and Ben had something with cinnamon. We'd planned to spend the day exploring Capitol Hill and Broadway, the [...]

Seattle Part I

I'll probably break down the excitement of our trip to Seattle into a few posts, lest it all get a bit too much for you. I was so excited about it, I started my holiday diary the day before we even left, so I'll try and be a bit concise with the bits that only I [...]

A Belgian Weekend

This was going to be a post about one of my two (two!!!) new makes from last week, complete with photos taken in Brussels. Sadly I fell down some stairs on my first night there and smashed my chin open on the pavement. Yes, alcohol was involved. I've decided that the world isn't ready for [...]

Foire du Midi

Once a year, when most people have packed up and gone on holiday for two months over the summer, Brussels closes a quarter of the ring road around the centre of the city and sets up a gigantic fun fair. I think it's because nobody is protesting around the European Quarter and they don't want [...]