Alphabet Dating: I is for Italian 

This weekend we had our "I" date. We are lucky to have a local business "Delights of Italy", who sell delicious Italian products and beautiful homewares. They also offer cookery workshops, where you can learn to make pasta and pizza.  For this date, we visited their premises on a sunny Saturday lunchtime for a pizza …

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Alphabet dating- M is for Museum of English Rural Life

The forecast for today looked pretty miserable so we decided to complete one of our indoor dates. The forecast was wrong, it was a beautiful day, but we enjoyed our visit to the Museum of English Rural Life in Reading and the Spring like weather meant we could enjoy the museum garden too.  The Museum …

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Alphabet Dating- D is for Devil’s Highway 

We started our Alphabet Dates with D, which is for Devil's Highway. What on earth is the devil's highway?, you may ask.  It's a Roman road that ran from Londinium (London) to Pontes (Staines) to Calleva Atrebatum (Silchester).  More information about the road can be found here: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devil's_Highway_(Roman_Britain) The path of the road runs close …

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