Move Update

Since we moved house, I thought that I would miss the old one we had moved from. After all, I had lived there longer than any other place I’ve ever lived. It was where I brought two of my daughter’s home to from hospital after they were born. I’ve had good times and bad times…

Oscars 2017 – The Winners

The winners for this years Oscar’s are…. Best picture Winner: Moonlight Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion Manchester by the Sea Best actress Winner: Emma Stone – La La Land Isabelle Huppert – Elle Ruth Negga – Loving Natalie Portman – Jackie Meryl Streep – Florence Foster…

I’ve Done it – I’m Back at the Gym

Each lunchtime, as long as I feel well, I go to the gym at work. I have a routine of cross-trainer then weights which I stick to each day.  It’s moral boosting to see the display on the cross-trainer tell me how many calories I have lost during the workout. For years, I have been…

Little Memories

Do you ever find yourself remembering really insignificant little things from many years ago, like in childhood? I struggle to remember what I was doing last Thursday, but I can remember all of the October birthday’s from my primary school class. Even as the faces of those children fade into the obscurity of my memory,…

Twitter Recommendation: 50 Shades of May

If to you Brexit is a dirty word, you ain’t seen nothing yet. “50 Shades of May” makes the miserable and mundane world of politics, leopard print shoes and leather trousers all mix together nicely. A naughty innuendo filled gigglefest, this Tweeter recounts the goings on of our Prime Minister, Theresa May. It looks like…

Review: You & Hidden Bodies by Caroline Kepnes

A sign of a good book, so I’m led to believe, is the inability to put it down. I once read a Jojo Moyes novel in the bathroom at 2am because I *had* to finish it and the light in the bedroom was annoying my husband. It was a good book. Yesterday, I finished such…

Merry Happy Love Day

Valentine’s Day is about saying shush to the world. It’s about remembering that you have to stop in the frantic, swirling, nerve wracking world you inhabit and just – stop. Stop to remember those you love. Not just your significant other. It is a day for silly, tacky happiness that only flimsy love notes can…