May book review – “The Last Tycoon”

Following on from our Book Group’s choice for last month, “Mrs Palfrey” – read my review here – May’s choice was “The Last Tycoon” by F Scott Fitzgerald which was published posthumously in 1941.  I…

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Going freelance – is it a good move for me or not?

This month I have just gone freelance and become self-employed after spending most of my working life as an employee.  (This piece is also an update to my very first blog post here).  Redundancy has…

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May Birchbox review

Following an improved April Birchbox, I was very excited to see what May’s box brought me.  Here’s my review of this month’s treats. Recap on April’s box April’s box was more of a hit than…

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Six plugins your WordPress blog needs

Today I’d like to share my top six WordPress plugins which I think are a must for any blog.  Although I’m new to blogging, I’ve worked with many clients’ WordPress sites in the past, so…

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May 2017 goals

First of May, first of May, my outdoors goals are set today!  April’s goals had a 60% success rate so, while I’m on a roll, here are my targets for May. Direct sow my annual…

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