Month: July 2017

How old do you feel?

They say that you’re as old as you feel. Whoever ‘they’ are. That being the case, I think I’m currently significantly older than my years. For the record, I’m 37. And, as anyone who has watched Monty Python and the Holy Grail knows, that isn’t old. However, thanks to a combination of factors, I feel …

A day out at Pevensey Castle

The first week of the summer holidays is over and things have gone well so far. The inevitable sibling squabbles haven’t been too bad and we’ve managed to keep our promises regarding days out. Yesterday, for example, we had a great time at nearby Pevensey Castle. Here follows a brief history lesson! Pevensey Castle can …

Review: DK Spider-Man books

One of the films I’m hoping to watch this summer is Spider-Man: Homecoming. I’ve enjoyed all the incarnations of everyone’s favourite web-slinger and am looking forward to seeing how the new Spidey compares. Dylan and Xander are big fans too. Indeed, Dylan’s main topic at school this term has been ‘heroes’. As a result, some of his …