I try not to write posts on consecutive days, but I'm off on holiday tomorrow and I wanted to make sure I'd written all my planned posts before I go away! And I figured it was about time I did a bit of a general round-up type of post. The natural thing to start with … Continue reading Pre holiday round up
I'm not 100% sure I can call myself a blogger yet. Well, I am a blogger by virtue of the fact that I write this blog, but going by what my idea of being a blogger is, I think I'm far from it at the moment! I've written in previous posts the reasons why I … Continue reading How I’m doing as a blogger
As you'll have seen from previous posts, I absolutely adore going on holiday, and I particularly love the beach. It's my favourite place. Listening to the waves breaking on the shore and staring out on to the horizon watching the sunrise and the sunset is so calming. As good as all that is though, the … Continue reading Holiday saviours!
Today is my first day back at home after spending a fabulous week in Paphos, Cyprus. And it's been a bit of a shock to the system! After a week in flip flops, bikinis, shorts and dresses, on my first day back in the UK I've had to resort to a big cosy jumper and … Continue reading A week in Paphos
You can't get anything more typically British than afternoon tea. And earlier this week I unleashed my full Britishness by having afternoon tea on an old school London bus! Afternoon tea is a past time that seemed to be a thing of the past, confined to the memory of the English upper and middle classes … Continue reading Afternoon tea London bus style!
Whenever I used to say to anyone that I was a 'twirler', I often got comments such as "oh you mean like majorettes?" or, "does that mean you do carnivals and stuff?". Well actually, no, it doesn't mean that. And I spent my whole twirling career trying to explain what baton twirling really meant. When … Continue reading Baton Twirling – my beautiful sport
This is going to be a pretty random post, but I thought I'd go with it anyway. As I was shopping yesterday the most bizarre thought occurred to me as I was looking at shampoo - I have a LOT of coconut fragranced items. I have in fact gone, coconut crazy. Everyone has a favourite … Continue reading Coconut crazy!