25 (more) things that make me happy

This is actually a follow-up to my first “25 things that make me happy” post from April (you can read it here).  Back then I said that there were a lot more things that make…

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June book review – “The Stepford Wives”

Following on from our Book Group’s choice for last month, “The Last Tycoon” – read my review here – our book for this month was “The Stepford Wives” by Ira Levin, published in 1972.  I’d heard…

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June Birchbox review: Daytripping

My June subscription box from Birchbox arrived while I was away so this review is a little later than usual.  As my recent boxes have been a bit hit and miss, I was a little…

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Why my seven year old makes me feel old!

First off, I should say I’m an older mum.  We had our gorgeous daughter later in life for a number of reasons.  And I studiously ignored all those doom sayers who pointed out the drawbacks of…

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June 2017 goals

I set myself quite an easy list of goals to achieve for May so I thought I’d up the ante with my June goals.  In no particular order, here’s my wish list for June. Social…

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