Things Have Happened…

Howdy Peeps! Sorry I haven't been here for a few days, but lots has happened. Firstly, I decorated for Christmas!! Yay! Red in Kitchen...after buying new lights Totally didn't need more red decs but saw these sparkly trees in Morrison's in half price sale...it'd be rude not to! Big blue lounge tree New decs for [...]

My Baby Is All Grown Up!

Morning Peeps! Anyone out there with exam kids? I took my baby girl to her college open day yesterday! We're in the midst of mock exams, college applications and real-world changes. The college was great by the way, definitely has the courses she wants/needs. She received her NI number in the post this morning (for [...]

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 [...]

An Interesting Month

Happy All Saints Day Peeps! It's November 😱 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qy4BGRAwCfg Always makes me laugh...although I can't compute not feeling Christmassy! Strange as it may seem it is actually November. November's a big month for us in lots of ways, not least our daughter's mock exams! Despite the stress she's under, she went into school telling her [...]

Happy All Hallows Eve

Afternoon Peeps! It's Halloween and that means different things to different people. I don't celebrate it for religious reasons, but wish those who do a safe and happy one. More and more people here are choosing not to because there has been a rise over the last couple of years in the number of idiots [...]