Marrakesh Express

Marrakesh Express

Happy Sunday. I hope this post finds you happy, well and safe. I sometimes think we're pretty lucky to have already had our established Second Lives in place when the pandemic hit. We were already used to using technology to stay in touch. We were already used to the benefits of long-distance friendships and relationships. [...]

Pretty Party Time

Pretty Party Time

It was a long and quite stressful day yesterday. Working from home was much better than I thought it would be and this evening I have spent hours upon hours pouring over blogs and flickrs. It turned out to be the hardest blogger search I've ever been involved in. Normally after a search I have [...]

Festive Treats and Gourmet Delights

Festive Treats and Gourmet Delights

3 more sleeps! The kitchen is starting to become the hub of the energy in my house with foods that can be prepared in advance of the big day. My eldest daughter has become a Pescatarian in the last year and this is the first Christmas I'm catering for her. I found an amazing recipe [...]

Frost Nook

Frost Nook

Good morning. So, it only really dawned on me yesterday that we had a week til Christmas. I hadn't really thought about it but sort of had it in my head that it was a couple of weeks away. I'm pretty much on top of things in real life. I need to send something down [...]

Good Vibes Only

Good Vibes Only

Start of a new week and it's a short one! Easter will soon be upon us and aside from meaning that I get to eat my own body weight in chocolate, it means 2 short 4-day weeks at work and a lovely long weekend to look forward to. I came into work this morning to [...]

Heart of the Home

Heart of the Home

I normally start to write here about my thoughts and feelings exactly as they are at the time of writing. This morning we woke up to news of a terrible terrorist attack in New Zealand and my thoughts on the subject are still processing. I've seen lots of outrage on social media but it certainly [...]