What A Peculiar Time To Be Alive

What a peculiar time we are living through. Remember that time when there wasn’t a new “Breaking News!” story Every. Day.? No? That’s ok, I hardly do either. Right now I’m betting many of us, world-wide, would love to turn the clocks to ANY other time. Whether that’s back to a time when Democracy reigned

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IMAX, Harrods & Wicked, London

This entry is part 11 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK

This entry is part 11 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UKIMAX On our last day in London it rained all day. Far from being disappointed, I thought, “This is more like London.” We were all grateful that we had nowhere specific to be that morning, so over a late breakfast we brainstormed

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Welcome to Roupell Street, London!

This entry is part 10 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK

This entry is part 10 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UKHome away from home for a week. This street, which is about 3 blocks from Waterloo rail station, looks completely different than the surrounding streets and is somewhat of a surprise when it comes into view. As we rounded a corner and

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London Harry Potter Studio Experience

This entry is part 7 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK

This entry is part 7 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UKBook Summary Location: Warner Bros. Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter, London, England Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Young Adult Summary: Harry Potter is a boy wizard. The seven-book series follows Potter through his wizarding school career,

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Shakespeare’s Globe Theater, London

This entry is part 5 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK

This entry is part 5 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK“All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players.” ~William Shakespeare Book Summary Location: Globe Theater, London, England William Shakespeare, The Complete Works Genre: Fiction, Drama, Plays/Theater Summary: Does the greatest playwright known to man need an introduction? Shakespeare

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Literary Destination: Peter Pan Statue

This entry is part 4 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK

This entry is part 4 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK“Second star to the right and straight on ’till morning!” ~Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie Book Summary Location: Kensington Garden, London, England Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie Genre: Fiction, Childrens, Young Adult Summary: Peter Pan is a classic story symbolizing every

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Literary Destination: Sherlock Holmes Museum

This entry is part 3 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UK

This entry is part 3 of 25 in the series London & Dorset, UKBook Summary Location: 221B Baker Street, Sherlock Holmes Museum, London, England Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle Genre: Fiction, Mystery Summary: Sherlock Holmes is so well known that I’m not sure he needs much of a summary. This detective of classic literature

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