Sunday marked 100 years since the end of the First World War. It is so humbling to think of all those who gave their lives so that we didn’t have to. This year there was an array of all kinds of poppies that people wore to mark their respects. Working on the front of a…… Continue reading Why we remember – 100 years.
When you work full time, run a household and then try to fit in any other kind of plans in the middle, it’s fair to say life get pretty busy. I’m usually off every Wednesday and Sunday, so never usually have two full days off together which can be pretty exhausting. My Wednesday off usually…… Continue reading Family Friday’s and cute cottages
This summer we seem to have had the most unbelievable heatwave. I mean it really has been something else! Being at work has been pretty hard but days off have been great. My boyfriend and I both seem to have opposite work schedules so getting a day off together can be pretty rare. When we…… Continue reading Let’s go outdoors
I got the idea for this post after a boozy family do quite recently. My aunt was getting remarried at the most beautiful venue in Northumberland, it was like something out of a medieval fairytale. We were surrounded by woodlands, trees and gorgeous fields. There were flowers in the gardens, beautiful seating areas, it…… Continue reading When things aren’t always as they seem
How is this for the ultimate girls day – a morning of tattooing, then prosecco, pizza and puppies. Well at the weekend that is exactly what was on the cards. My sister, who recently got married wanted us to all commemorate her special occasion by getting a matching ink so my mum, aunt, sister, best…… Continue reading Bows, tattoos and Chihuahua puppies!
All I can say right now is that life is very busy. I don’t even manage time to post half as much as I’d like to but that is just how things are right now. I spend most of my time in black jeans and a white shirt because that is what I wear for…… Continue reading Making the most out of what you already have
When I came home from Cambodia I was sure I wanted to make a conscious decision to think about where my clothes came from and this is still something I’d like to do. Sure it can be so easy to slip into old buying habits, especially when sales are on, and obviously it isn’t going…… Continue reading Going Beyond Skin