Glitzy new shoes, Christmas Chronicles and Molly Panter Downes

I can hardly contain my excitement. I bought a stunning pair of shoes from Ebay the other day and they arrived this morning. Aren't they gorgeous?? I'm not normally one for bling-y shoes, but I just had to have these. They are Christmas personified and I love them. And they come with a matching bag... … Continue reading Glitzy new shoes, Christmas Chronicles and Molly Panter Downes

It’s like Widow Twankie’s in here! Plus some book news

Hello, how are you all? Hope you are well. I'm good, well, better. Was a tad unwell yesterday which meant missing out on a night out, but am so much better now. So what's been happening in your world? I've been busy with house stuff and trying to do my degree course (OU, English Literature … Continue reading It’s like Widow Twankie’s in here! Plus some book news

Somewhat windswept and interesting, plus book news

Yes, that's me looking somewhat bedraggled after taking the dogs out for a walk this morning at our local park. Boy was it windy and a bit wet. As I write this, the wind and rain are rattling against the windows. It's really cold outside and I am glad I am inside in the warmth. … Continue reading Somewhat windswept and interesting, plus book news

October 31, 2018 – Halloween and also Caramel Apple Day

  Woooohooooh! Today is Halloween and it is the time when the witches and demons roam the earth… Well, okay, children dressed up as their favourite super hero, but you get the gist. Get ready, by decorating your house, carving a pumkin and handing out tonnes of tooth rotting sweets to visiting guisers (as they … Continue reading October 31, 2018 – Halloween and also Caramel Apple Day

October 30, 2018 – Checklist Day

Oh, this was put together just for me, I’m sure of it! I love making lists so today’s event is right up my street. Today is Checklist Day where you are encouraged to make lots of checklists to make sure that your life is running smoothly and nothing is forgotten. Write your checklist on a … Continue reading October 30, 2018 – Checklist Day

Wham! A New Book, A Discovery of Witches and a Night Next Door

   Hi! How are you all? Hope you've had a great week.  Mine has been extremely busy which has left me really tired this week and feeling under the weather. However, I did get a lot done. Announcing my next book!!! My next book is called Everything She Wants (the book with the working … Continue reading Wham! A New Book, A Discovery of Witches and a Night Next Door

October 26, 2018 – Howl at the Moon Day

Feeling frustrated or fed up? Then maybe this is for you. Today is Howl at the Moon Day where you can go out and howl to your heart’s content (provided you don’t annoy the neighbours!). The day is a celebration of wolves and of letting go and howling. So, why don’t you join our furry … Continue reading October 26, 2018 – Howl at the Moon Day

October 20, 2018 – World Sweetest Day

As you all know, I am sweet enough, so this day isn’t about me, but it is about sharing your favourite sweets with your favourite people. World Sweetest Day was created in 1921 by Cleveland Confectioners to celebrate people’s love of sweets. To celebrate indulge your sweet tooth and buy your favourite sweet treat or … Continue reading October 20, 2018 – World Sweetest Day

October 17, 2018 – Wear Something Gaudy Day

Now this day is something that was a normal occurance when I was a teenager growing up in the 80s. Yes, gaudy is back in the form of Wear Something Gaudy Day. To celebrate, choose something to wear that is utterly without taste or is so unfashionable, it hurts. The gaudier and more horrible the … Continue reading October 17, 2018 – Wear Something Gaudy Day

Cake, books and Cate Blanchett

Because it has been so miserable today what with Storm Callum hitting these shores, I have decided to cheer us all up by decorating this blog with happy sunshine pics. You are welcome! So, how are you all today? Hope your day has gone well. I've had a great day. A couple of friends came … Continue reading Cake, books and Cate Blanchett