Choosing a new career path

So we have reached the weekend which means that I have completed my first week in my new job and I am feeling so enthusiastic and positive about it. I had a little moment yesterday when some things started to slip into place and I felt completely contented. Now as you may or may not […]

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How to use Canva to Create a Twitter Post

Hello lovelies, So as some of you will know I started my new job on Monday 😀 I won’t go into detail about it now but suffice to say I have had information overload – kind of in a good way though as I have learnt so much and I love to learn new things! I […]

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Front Door Hack

Our front door looked like it had seen better days. It’s a UPVC door and the colour is (was) oak effect, or maybe pine effect, well some wood effect anyway, and the coating was all peeling off, scratched and scuffed.  Something definitely  needed doing  to it so we decided we would change it and modernise it […]

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Leightons Ultimate Eye Test

Health and Wellness are really important to me and if I find things out that I feel will benefit others and promote well being, I really want to share the information with as many of you as possible. I was kindly invited to Leightons Opticians branch in Epsom, Surrey, to have their Ultimate eye test  which […]

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Garden Revamp

  So we have been blessed with such gorgeous weather over the last few weeks, it’s been amazing hasn’t it? I don’t know about you, but for me it’s been too hot to get out in the garden.  We haven’t been out there for weeks, well it feels like it anyway.  Well apart from sitting […]

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How Important Are Followers?

Well there’s a debate before I even start talking. How important are our followers? Do you think followers are important? How important do you think it is to have a huge following on social media? Now there are different ways of looking at those questions. This is really just me having a little chat about […]

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Ways to Make People Happy

We know happiness is fairly contagious right? Well stripped right back, think about if someone smiles – usually it makes people smile back. Obviously not if someone is in a really dark place, but in general people tend to return a smile. I even smile back at my dog when he smiles at me and […]

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A Little Bit of Self-Care

Today I reminded myself that gardening is good for the soul. It really truly is. If you read my last post House – We Have A Problem you’ll get why I’ve been feeling a little bit stressed. Actually I don’t generally get stressed very often, I’m fairly laid back and easy going but sometimes things […]

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House – We Have a Problem

“Houston we have a problem.”  I need to change that famous quote to “House we have a problem.” We certainly do have a problem and I’m not sure what is going happen.  This is one of those Raindrops moments! We have rain and need it but sometimes we don’t want it and it’s really annoying. […]

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You Know You Are a Blogger When…

Hey all I thought about starting a # on Twitter #youknowyouareablogger but then, as you do, decided to write a blog post about it instead! I’d love this to be an interactive post so please add what you think in the comments section below. These are a few things that I think bloggers do that […]

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August – My Hopes and Dreams

Hey there 🙂 Well it’s 2nd August so I know I’m a little bit late to the party for setting my August goals, but you know what they say – better late than never!! I decided yesterday that I am going to have a regular feature on my blog – well two actually! I’m going […]

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Simple Pleasures

Originally posted on Sunshine, Raindrops and Tea in the Garden:
I was out walking our dog earlier and when we got back he gave me such an adorable contented smile, it filled me with joy. It made me think about what other simple pleasures there are in life, that brighten our day or make us…

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