It’s been a few years since I have been able to smell properly. I have asthma & when you have asthma, there’s usually a link between bad reactions to aspirin and having nasal polyps. I’m also “allergic” to ibuprofen. (I don’t know if it qualifies as allergic but I get wheezy and short of breath and we count… Continue reading Nose blind
I went to the BBC Radio 2 festival in a day on Sunday with my mum. It was so lovely to have a mum and daughter day. It feels like it’s been long overdue. My dad bought my mum and a ticket and Daniel bought me one, as a surprise! The line up was really… Continue reading Don’t say THAT..
How do you know when you’re ready for children? I mean, I have always wanted to be a mum, I wanted to be a mum when I was 21, but it was important to me to find ‘the one’ first, quite rightly so. But here I am, now 30 and with ‘the one’ and now… Continue reading Kids.
Over the years I have done many a cross stitch, but I have never taken on a hand embroidery project! The last time I tackled back-stitch was in school! As a lover of cross-stitching, I have acquired lots of thread over the years. There seems to be two main thread brands. Anchor and DMC. I… Continue reading What a stitch up!!
I really enjoy going out to new places and exploring. But this weekend I spent an afternoon somewhere I know well, incredibly well in fact. I spent the afternoon in my parents garden! I know this doesn’t scream excitement to most, but we don’t have a garden at home. It feels like we have had a… Continue reading The simple life..
It was my boyfriend’s niece’s fourth birthday the other day and she had a little party on Sunday morning. SUNDAY MORNING. And it wasn’t exactly a little party – it had a whopping unicorn themed bouncy castle. Having no children in my family I wasn’t too sure how painful the party was going to be – but it was… Continue reading “Be a unicorn in a field of horses”
As well as photography, baking and golf, I absolutely love crafting. It’s my therapy and it takes me away from everything. I do seem to have a problem though, I see a new craft and think “I can do that” so I buy all the gear to prove myself right and then I don’t make… Continue reading Paint, stitch, colour and stick