The Orangery

The Orangery

When my children were younger we holidayed for several years running at a small, family-run, hotel complex in Sorrento, Italy. the hotel itself only had around 8 rooms but there were cabins scattered around the complex. The hotel complex had originally been an orange and lemon grove and most of the cabins where shady with [...]

Beach Chill

Beach Chill

Happy Monday! The first day of the week and even though I like Mondays I'm particularly excited about what the week ahead has in store in real life. The weekend has flown by, as usual. The World Cup is heating up almost as much as the temperatures here in the UK and I have some [...]

Music is What Feelings Sound Like

Music is What Feelings Sound Like

Today has just flown by so far. I, like so many others, have been glued to the TV screen for most of the day watching the Royal Wedding. We really do pomp and circumstance well in Britain and today's wedding had plenty of that mixed with elements of Meghan Markle's background. It was unlike any Royal [...]

Moments of Melancholy

Moments of Melancholy

“Our sweetest songs are those that tell of the saddest thought” –Percy Bysshe Shelley Credits: Head - Lelutka - Cate 3.0 Skin – Glam Affair - Deiene **NEW** at Collabor88 Hands - Maitreya Bento Hands Ears - Mandala - Steking Ears *Dress - ChicModa - Veronica **NEW** at Whimsical *Hair - Exile:: For the First [...]

Let’s All Meet Up in the Year 2000

Let’s All Meet Up in the Year 2000

Y2K now there was a nothingburger! The end of the world was nigh, yet here we are 18 years later! Millions and Millions of pounds/dollars were spent by companies on putting together plans for the stroke of midnight, 31st December 1999. Conspiracy theories on the apocalyptic nature of what could happen were rife. So what [...]