Uni…..here I come!

Having recently mentioned that I had decided to sign up for a course with the Open University, I must now tell you that the deed is done. I signed up this week and I start on November the 1st. Holy shit! I am nervous one minute and then totally excited the next. The course is […]

Livin’ on a Prayer

Whilst I was taking the teenager and toddler to their nana’s for the day so I could go the kid free place called work, (woo hoo!) Bon Jovi’s Livin’ on a Prayer came on the radio. It is almost impossible not to sing really loudly to this and much to the teenager’s disdain, I did! […]

Raspberry Bakewell cake

I thought I would share this post again, as it still remains a firm favourite. For the past few months, I have been playing around with different recipes to find my signature cake. Something I could be really good at and was easy to make and delicious at the same time. Sounds easy, I hear […]

Vintage me…

I love the 1940’s era. The hair, the clothes and the music. From Glenn Miller’s Moonlight Serenade to victory rolls. I do love it all. Sometimes I have even ventured out of the house in my non vintage reproduction tea dress with my hair in curls and flower pinned over one ear. The last time […]

A Cornish Treat

Last week, the family and I headed off to Cornwall for a weeks holiday. The weather prior to going had been particularly shocking and a bit of a wash out so a variety of clothing had made its way into the suitcases. The journey down the motorway passed without incident and after a brief downpour whilst […]