The Day I Felt Like I was in Hello Magazine

I can’t entirely explain how amazing it felt when Ivan Siladji emailed me and asked if he could interview me for his series.  I was so flattered that someone would be interested enough to ask me questions so of course I jumped at the chance!  I felt like a celebrity being interviewed for Hello magazine […]

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The Sunshine Blogger Award

The Sunshine Blogger Award is an Award given to bloggers who are creative, positive and inspiring, while spreading “sunshine” to the blogging community.  I do try and be positive and to make people happy so this really means a lot to me.  For this reason I am really grateful to Phigella for nominating me 😀 check out […]

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10 Unusual Things About Me

I love doing posts like this and I love reading posts like this even more! It’s awesome finding out more about the people I chat to without just being, you know, a bit weird and trying to sound like I’m doing an interview or something 😂 Anyway lovely Sam nominated me for this. You should […]

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This or That Challenge

Originally posted on Sunshine, Raindrops and Tea in the Garden:
I was tagged for this challenge by the lovely Steff, her blog is great, it’s so relatable, check it out  here I love being able to participate in things like this because it’s a fab  way of getting to know more about people you interact…

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A Seventies Childhood – part 5 – starting school

Following on from my last post – Playground games – I decided to write about what school was like in the seventies, well things that I remember anyway! It’s quite interesting comparing school then to what school is like for kids nowadays – and it wasn’t that long ago!! Do you know what? There are […]

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Tips To Help You Cope With Going To The Dentist

Does anyone actually enjoy going to the dentist? I bet some people do, but I am not one of them.  Going to the dentist always fills me with fear, dread and trepidation.  It’s a weird thing, I generally feel ok after I have been but that ten minutes in the dentist’s chair or thirty minutes […]

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Rule book for humans

I thought I’d write this, a bit tongue in cheek really, but wouldn’t the world be such a wonderful place if everyone adhered to these! Imagine a googly little alien with a great big smile traveling alone in his spacecraft and he happened to stumble across us weird beings. What rules would it be great […]

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A Seventies Childhood – Part 4 – Playground Games

Glorious summer days…although I think they are dwindling now as we head into Autumn. Here in the U.K. we had a beautiful summer – sun, sun and more sun! I remember the summer of 1976, I think that’s the last time we had such a long spell of hot dry weather. This glorious summer and my […]

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September – my hopes and dreams

Well it’s here…September that is…the summer holidays are over, kids are back to school this week, the weather is definitely slightly cooler (only slightly thankfully) and the days have definitely got shorter, it feels like it’s happened all of a sudden but I’m sure it was gradual. I went swimming yesterday and when I went […]

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August Round-Up

WOWEE I can’t believe it’s September already! August flew past didn’t it? And what a lovely August it was too, we had such beautiful weather didn’t we? So let’s have a think about what I did in August, well my main goals were to settle into my new job and to get the front door […]

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