Remember Remember the 5th of November…

Morning peeps! Happy bonfire night to those who celebrate it. Burning down parliament would have been a horrible thing to do (although some politicians make it much easier to sympathise with Guy Fawkes) but I always felt a bit uncomfortable with the burning of 'Guy' scarecrows on the bonfires. I believe the tradition was started [...]

Planning Christmas (…or any other big celebration)

Howdy Peeps! We're down to double figures!! It's a mere 99 days until Christmas!! (YAY! 🙂 🙂 🙂 ) We've always been on a tight budget and a large circle of family and friends to visit and buy for, so we've got to be organised! I'm thinking Christmas, but these tips can be applied to [...]

A Special Day

Howdy howdy howdy Peeps! June 21st: The Longest Day/ Summer Solstice (supposedly the most hours of daylight...if it's sunny.) World Giraffe Day: Daughter would never forgive me if I didn't mention that...they remain her favourite animal- closely followed by dragons. HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is 36 today! Happy Birthday!!!  World Music Day/Make Music Day...good [...]