We have recently had two new babies into the family. One was from Daniels cousin (who had a boy) and the other was Daniel’s (our) Niece. As an only child being an aunt is impossible. So It’s absolutely wonderful to be called “auntie” from Daniels Nieces and Nephews. I’m thankful to be in their family… Continue reading Hey, baby!
We went to a small local firework display at the weekend. I have never photographed fireworks before, but I decided this time I would. The settings I used were: ISO: 100 F/11 I set the timer to 5-8 seconds (I used a tripod and remote) I set my focus to on the line of infinity… Continue reading Remember remember the 5th of November..
At some point in our lives, we all experience love. Whether that’s to a romantic partner, a family member, a pet, a band even a car. But all these loves are different. Even romantic love is different throughout our lives. When I was 6, I loved Shane from Boyzone. I was convinced we would marry one day… Continue reading And they called it puppy love..
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!!