Dickens British Museum

As we all know, my love for England is a bit more of an obsession. When I found out that there was an English Teahouse hidden away in Chilliwack (of all places) I made sure Chris and I went to check it out. We also asked my dad to come along and make a day […]

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GLOW Christmas – Langley

Chris and I had never been to Glow Christmas Langley before. Only this year did we go to the Harvest Glow Langley, so we wanted to give it a try. We had reserved tickets for the 6pm to 7pm time slot and actually arrived a little early. The staff were great and let us go […]

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London in 36 Hours

There are so many amazing things to do in London. Every year we go, we do something different, or see something we hadn’t seen before. Here is my latest guide for 36 hours in London. Noticeably missing from this list are riding the London Eye and visiting Big Ben (which is currently under restoration for […]

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Richmond Tea Rooms – Manchester, England

When in England, you must do as the English do. Chris and I found the cutest little tea room hidden away in the alleys in Manchester. We wanted to go for afternoon tea, and after a little bit of googling, I found a place called the Richmond Tea Rooms. This tea room was hard to […]

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My First Rugby Match

Chris has always loved rugby, even playing when he was younger. I had never even watched a rugby match on TV, let alone live. We thought it would be fun to go to the annual Good Friday rugby match in Wigan against St. Helens. We all got on the train from Burscough to Wigan to […]

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The Floors at St.George’s Hall

Chris and I love history, museums and old architecture. We were quite lucky while we were in England; the Minton Floors in St.George’s Hall were uncovered for a short time. The floors are rarely seen to keep them intact. The floor is so intricate and gorgeous. They are now in the middle of restoring the […]

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Ladies Day at the Races

Only a day after we arrived in England, we had tickets to attend Ladies Day at Aintree. This is part of a three-day event of horse racing, ending on the final day with the Grand National, which is televised around the world. Ladies Day is when everyone dresses up their best and there is a […]

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