20 birthday questions for my daughter

As Flora’s 7th birthday is fast approaching, it’s time to ask her the 20 questions I’ve been asking every year since she was three years old.  It’s an idea I came across on Pinterest originally…

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“Rebecca” review – February book group choice

I’m lucky enough to belong to a lovely Book Group.  We’re a real mix of ladies – mums with primary school children, professional working women, and grandmothers who have extremely active social lives!  There are…

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Bulbs and frogspawn – Spring is here!

I don’t know about you but I feel like Spring has been a long time coming, despite the welcome sight of snowdrops.  February has been sometimes really cold, often very wet, occasionally quite warm, and then…

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My top ten beauty favourites

I’ve read a lot of beauty blogs recently.  While I would never claim to be an expert on beauty matters, I thought I could share my top ten favourite products.  Some are cosmetic and some…

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Ginger – the cat who came to stay

As previously mentioned, I am the concierge for three cats.  Jester, my cat (white, 13 years old), Spooky, Flora’s cat (black, 2 years old) and Ginger, Alan’s cat (no prizes for guessing his colour, approximately 6…

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