Craving Normality

Craving Normality

During one of my Dad's visits a few years ago I told him "Dad, I love you. I spend weeks looking forward to you coming to stay....and every bloody minute you're here wishing you'd eff off home again". That's pretty much my relationship with Christmas too. I do look forward to it. Then by about [...]

Do You See What I See

Do You See What I See

I never thought I would get a chance to post a blog today but plans change and it frees up time unexpectedly. My youngest daughter and her boyfriend were planning to stay at my house tonight, as they were here for Christmas Day and are due to be here tomorrow for Boxing Day. She asked if [...]

Noel, Noel

Noel, Noel

It's Christmas Eve and I'm almost done with all the things on the to do list! Not quite, but almost! The real life plans are all in place, the presents are wrapped, the food is bought and prepped as much as possible and I'm hoping for a lazy (ish) Christmas Eve. I may even bust [...]

BVN Secret Santa – Tabitha Latour

BVN Secret Santa – Tabitha Latour

I'm sure lots of you have seen the Blogger and Vlogger Network Secret Santa Blog Swaps going on around social media lately. The deadline is tomorrow and of course I'm completely last minute with mine! I'm an organised last minute person...go figure! Anyway...without further adieu, I'd like to introduce you to the blogger that I was [...]

Room with a view

Room with a view

The tiredness is real! I need this bed to just fall into and sleep til around the 28th December right now.  I managed to get some time to take a few photos over the few days which I'm hoping to get blogged before Christmas. The photos are obviously the bit that takes the longest so [...]

Where’s Santa?

Where’s Santa?

This weekend is going to be the big one! I'm hoping by next weekend I will be able to relax and chill out a little more in both lives but this weekend is super busy. Today is the BVN Holiday Party which I am dj'g but I do also have a stack of holiday blogging to [...]