May 21, 2018

I suppose for someone who has their own online shop, its a bit of an oxymoron that I actually hate shopping, but I do.  Can always think of a million other things to do than traipsing around shops. particularly on such a hot and sunnny day as today.  I do shop, of cour...

May 15, 2018

We had a great break to Budapest; if you've never been I highly recommend.  Whilst the weather was a tad hot for me, blistering 30 degrees, the city itself is an eclectic mix of history, culture and a bohemian style which I wasn't expecting but so glad is there.  We go...

May 1, 2018

Time to catch up.  I have been remiss in blogging, note to self must try harder and make the time, no excuses.  Similar to many who "retire" you wonder how you ever managed to fit work in, I'm happy to say.  

So the highlights of this week.  Lunch wi...

April 24, 2018

Well that was a mixed bag of a long weekend.  Started grand on Friday as I caught up with my Bestie for lunch.  She just happens to own a rather fabulous Italian Restaurant and was cooking on Friday, so I was treated to an equally rather fabulous lunch (as always, I kn...

April 19, 2018

Being your own boss does have some great perks, not least you can choose your own office and today as the weather is gorgeous - albeit according to the weather man for one day only, Darcy & Me took advantage and had a long meander around one of our favourite local plac...

April 14, 2018

Today we ambled over to Accrington and the Howarth Art Gallery.  It is lovely to find such a beautiful building and gardens in the heart of Accrington.  As you drive through a typical built enviornment that you would expect with an industrial northern town that is Accr...

April 10, 2018

Well its been a busy old week and a bit and zero crafting has been done.  So apologies for the long post but its time to catch up.  We'll start with our week jolly holly to the Cotswolds which was a bit of a disaster for Darcy & Me (ha).  This is the first time we have...

March 29, 2018

Most people are looking forward to their long Easter Weekend Break and for us tomorrow we go away for a week to the Cotswolds.  Its our annual friends holiday, 15 of us  in total with 2 dogs and lots of fun is sure to be had.

On Sunday the kids will enjoy thei...

March 22, 2018

No me neither, but after this mornings baking debacle I wish I did. 

I decided, for reasons I now don't know, to bake choc chip muffins .  Now normally my bakes are a huge success and muffins are the easiest bake there is (ha she says), they really require zero skill, a...

March 20, 2018

Well that's how it feels, I've survived one hell of a bout of flu.  I mean proper flu, I won't go into the gory details .. ok I will, no promise I won't but I was bed bound for over a week.  I had missed all colds throughout the winter (well proper winter as winter see...

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