Snug as a Bug

Snug as a Bug

"What others think of you is none of your business" I don't remember the first time I heard this quote. I think it was when I was a young adult. I've done some brief searching this morning to source the quote but it's been attributed to many different people over the years it's almost impossible [...]

Dream in Ruins

Dream in Ruins

Good morning and Happy Friday! I am usually quite excited about the impending weekend but today I feel a bit 'meh'. I have been a little under the weather having had a stubbornish headache for a few days and not sleeping all that well but I can usually muster better than a 'meh' for a [...]

Hello Autumn!

Hello Autumn!

Back to work today in real life after my long weekend. It really did feel like a long weekend too as it dragged on in many ways...and not all of them good. I did at least get to catch up on a little decorating and blogging and I start the week with three photographs, taken [...]

Time Stand Still For Just a Moment…Please

Time Stand Still For Just a Moment…Please

Time goes so quickly when you are enjoying yourself or in good company. Yesterday was one of those days. It was a packed evening where we went sailing for the first time in a long while. I remembered how relaxing and how enjoyable it is, especially as we had invited another couple along with us [...]

Please, Don’t You Rock My Boat

Please, Don’t You Rock My Boat

I could sit on that bench, in that scene, for hours. A year ago I couldn't have said that. I would struggle to sit still for a few minutes let alone hours. The people we spend time with have a way of influencing how we feel about things. I've found myself being far more open [...]

Lean On Me

Lean On Me

“It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.” John Joseph Powell, The Secret of Staying in Love   I had a fantastic weekend all told [...]