Who do I think I am? Finding out with Living DNA

Have you ever watched, “Who Do You Think You Are” on television?  I’m always fascinated by how far back it’s possible to trace your family roots.  Sadly, as neither my mother nor my father are…

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Reasons to be cheerful – why taking a break is so important

Let me be clear: I love blogging.  I love the creative writing process, photography, social media, and the fabulously supportive blogging network.  But recently I found myself on what I can only term “the blogging…

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Women Empowerment

It’s been AGES since I last did a tag post.  A big thank you to Ruth In Revolt for nominating me to take part in the Women Empowerment tag.  After a much needed little blogging…

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Fun science experiments for kids with Letterbox Lab

STEM and STEAM are all the rage in schools these days.  (STEM aka Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and STEAM as Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics).  In recent years, fewer students have been taking up STEM…

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November in my garden

Although it’s been unusually warm and sunny this Autumn, I know it’s November in my garden because of the changing colours.  There’s been a real shift from purple to deep vibrant red, like the beautiful…

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