My Sunday Photo – A purple landscape

 We’ve spent the last few days visiting family in the Scottish Borders. The landscape was simply stunning, mountains, rivers, the view to Edinburgh over the the Forth. I took this snap this morning when we were on our way home. The weather was beautiful, not a cloud in…

St Fagans National History Museum, Cardiff

When I was in school, my Dad used to take half term week as annual leave and we would have a week of adventure. He tells me that the first place on the list each week was the National History Museum at St Fagans. It was always one of my…

Bilbo, our faithful and loving crazy muck magnet

The 26th August was National Dog Day, which inspired me to write a post about our fabulous pooch Bill (aka Bilbo) We brought Bill home from a local rescue centre in January 2014, when he was around 8 months old. All we knew about him was that he was rescued…

Favourite things from August

Starting the day with a cup of hot water and lemon. This is something that I started to do when I did the 5 day juice plan and I enjoyed it so much I’ve continued with it. I wasn’t sure I liked lemon before that, but…

My Sunday Photo – Morning Smiles

I love mornings these days. My alarm clock is cute and giggly and gives me cuddles. What could be better…

Rain, leaves and Vikings #LittleLoves

 It has been the week of very little sleep here again, little munchkin just doesn’t like sleeping at night. Or in the day. I’ve had the loveliest naps for the past two days after Rob has got home from work and taken him for an hour…

Sticky Mix Vegan Belgian Chocolate Cookie Mix Review

I received the Sticky Mix ‘Free From’ Belgian Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix in my August ‘The Vegan Kind’ subscription box. I absolutely love baking, and I think I’m not too bad at cakes.. but cookies I sometimes have a problem with. I make them…

A beautiful poem that I had to share..

I came across this poem yesterday, and I just had to share it, as I think it’s beautiful. It’s by Meggie Royer, who blogs at Writings for Winter The morning after I killed myself, I woke up.. I made myself breakfast in bed. I added salt…

Frey at six months

We celebrated Frey turning six months old on Saturday. I can’t believe my little baby boy has turned from this… to this… in what seems like such a short space of time! From what I can remember of the past six months, the first three were…

My Sunday Photo – From the cutting room floor

Our little munchkin turned 6 months old yesterday. Taking the monthly photo is getting more tricky as the months go by, as now he just won’t stay still, and everything has to be tasted. This is one of the rejects, but I still love it…