Afternoon tea – The Randolf, Oxford

As you know I really love tea. And what's better than tea? Afternoon tea! Where you get dainty sandwiches, fluffy scones with clotted cream, a selection of irresistible cakes, and of course an unlimited supply of tea. My most recent afternoon tea experience was at The Randolf Hotel in Oxford. Approaching The RandolfApproaching The Randolf … Continue reading Afternoon tea – The Randolf, Oxford

Naidex – The NEC Birmingham

  Staying at Douglas House in Oxford last week was the perfect opportunity for me to attend Naidex, at The NEC in Birmingham (just over an hours drive away), Europes biggest disability trade show for professionals and consumers. Somehow (shamefully) I had never heard of or come across Naidex before, until a fellow wheeler introduced me. … Continue reading Naidex – The NEC Birmingham

Spa Day – a tranquil experience or a costly inconvenience – Bannatyne Banbury

While staying at Douglas House in Oxford recently, a friend and I decided to check out a local spa for some chill time and a bit of a pampering.  Fleur, being a spa virgin, left me to research and plan (grimaces hoping to make Fleur's first experience a good one!). Then again, leaving Fleur to plan … Continue reading Spa Day – a tranquil experience or a costly inconvenience – Bannatyne Banbury