100 Years Young!

Yesterday, my parents took my Nan to her sister Anne’s birthday party. She was 100 years old! My Nan is 97 years old. If this is down to genes, then yippee! My Nan and her sister don’t see each other as often as they would like, albeit both are generally in good health. They had a […]

My Biggest Fear

I had a horrible dream the other night. I dreamt I went to pick up my daughter from a party, which was at her friend’s house. I walked into the house and it was quite obvious that she was on something. “What have you taken?” I shouted at her. She cried and mumbled and was […]

You must remember this…

Last weekend was the 1940’s event at Churnet Valley and unfortunately I was unable to attend.  I have been thinking a lot about last years event so I thought I would re-blog this post. I love vintage, especially the 1940’s era. The hair, the clothes, the music all make up a little bit of a passion for me! […]

Blind Dates

A friend of mine recently went on a blind date. This was arranged by her work colleague and the chap in question was her brother-in-law. Text messages were exchanged between them and a date, time and place was set. Date day came around and she set off for the neutral meeting place, full of nerves […]

My Top 10 Chick Flick Movies

What makes a good chick flick a great chick flick? What is it that makes us watch them over and over? We know every line, we can sing along to all the songs. We all wanted to be Baby Houseman and do ‘the lift’ with Patrick Swayze! Who didn’t want to be Julia Roberts in […]

Old Friends and Snooty Bitches!

Last Friday night I went out with an old school friend. It is the first time we have had a night out together since we left school, an astounding twenty-two years ago! We had seen each other intermittently over the years and know snippets of each others lives but had never had the chance to sit down with […]