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While growing up in central England, I enjoyed many days out with my family in a beautiful area called the Peak District National Park. We painstakingly followed many a list of ambiguous hiking trail directions from such publications as ‘short walks for the motorist’ and ‘longer hikes for the rambler’. Many a squabble was had …

Lemon Bakewell slices

View down over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell - Cumbria, England

Lake Windermere view, English Lake District by James Ennis on Getty Images

find an old tea kettle for the mud kitchen. fun!

Fairy Soup Sensory Play Activity

Fairy soup kitchen fun at St Helens District High School Kindergarten (",) I love the tree stump!

Edale Cross, Peak District, England- Though I want to travel back to England in general, just love this pic.  It evokes a certain feeling.  I imagine walking out on the moors dressed in a lovely cosy big sweater, holding a mug of tea and taking in the wonderful fresh air while lifting my face towards the sun.  hmmmmm.

It's great to get fresh air on a brisk walk here at Edale Cross, Peak District, England.

Kirkstone Pass, Ambleside, Cumbria. We drove along this pass on our recent holiday in the Lake District.

Tour the lake district. Kirkstone Pass, Ambleside, Cumbria Lake District National Park At the head of Windermere, England’s largest lake. The Roman fort of Galava, AD is just south of the town