25 things that make me happy

I seem to have read a lot of other people’s “list” posts recently, and it started me thinking about my own list of 25 things that make me happy.  So, in no particular order we…

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April Birchbox review

After a rather disappointing March box, April’s Birchbox was going to be make or break for me, so here are my thoughts on this month’s treats. Recap on March’s box  If you’ve read my March…

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Onions and prunes – how to get easy garden colour

I’m fairly new to gardening, as for 15 years I only had a window box outside our first floor flat in Bath.  Then, eight years ago, we moved to our house in the country.  For…

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April 2017 goals

Following on from the goals I set myself for March, which met with varying levels of success, here’s what I’m hoping to achieve in April. Wardrobe edit part two I made a start on my…

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Are tattoos body art or not?

“A thing of beauty is a joy forever,” claimed the poet John Keats.  Is this true of tattoos?  Walking around the British Tattoo Art exhibition at The National Maritime Museum in Cornwall started me thinking…

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