So, I'm sitting here and feeling rather reflective as it edges ever nearer to the end of one year and the start of another. If you read my Why I never have a New Year’s resolution post then you will know that I'm not into the idea of making changes and having resolutions just because a… Continue reading What 2018 taught me – a reflection post
So, it's nearly that time of year again, where people start pondering over what their New Year's resolution will be. Not me though! Nope! I never have one! Why? Well, let me explain... Generic not personal Call me cynical and maybe I am but I find New Year's resolutions to be completely generic and not… Continue reading Why I never have a New Year’s resolution
So, before I say anything please let me wish you all a Merry Christmas Eve! I love Christmas Eve, all the anticipation reaches fever pitch and everybody is excited and happy. Part of me loves it more than Christmas Day itself. What are your thoughts? Anyway, as there is just enough time to squeeze in… Continue reading Christmas jumpers – hit or miss?
I'm the first to say to my friends 'let's not bother with gifts, we'll just go for a drink instead'. I find it that takes the stress out of gift buying, it avoids spending money on things that are at risk of sitting in a cupboard and never being used and it ensures I spend… Continue reading Gift giving tradition with someone special
Ok, so technically that title is incorrect. It is still Autumn but it definitely feels like Winter now! There has been a morning frost on more than one occasion and my big, cosy coats are out...not to mention the hats, scarves, gloves etc! With Christmas just around the corner (less than a month now, sorry… Continue reading Now it’s Winter!
That picture above? It's one of the last ones I took before Autumn hit and I wanted to put it in here because it represents one of the main things that I miss about Summer. As I have mentioned in my Going for a wander post I love getting out and about walking and when it… Continue reading Autumn is here!
I have woken up today to a beautiful sunny day, it's warm outside without being unbearable and already I feel more awake, ready to take on the day, and, just generally happy. Now, perhaps I am just in a good mood today and even if it was tipping it down with rain (never far away… Continue reading Is it just me that feels better when the sun is shining?
As somebody who grew up in a small village I craved living in the city. I wanted to be amongst the hustle and bustle and close to amenities. I have that now and I wouldn’t change it. But, I have realized that a little bit of country still lives within me. By this, I mean,… Continue reading Going for a wander