Hello and how are you all? Hope you're all well. How was your weekend? Did you get up to anything interesting? I didn't. Spent Saturday afternoon at our local hospital - nothing serious, just getting one of my kids' eyes checked out. Yesterday, I woke up unable to open my right eye... conjunctivitis is back … Continue reading I Hate it When a Book Defeats Me
#LoveYourPetDay Oh, this is an easy one for all you pet lovers out there! It’s Love Your Pet Day, so go ahead and pamper your pets. My dogs are already well pampered, but I will be giving them extra kisses and cuddles today.
#CheeseLoversDay My favourite day this month is Cheese Lover’s Day and it’s today! How to celebrate is easy: go and get your favourite cheese and eat it in your favourite way, whether that’s on a good old Scottish oatcake or on toast or in a delicious meal. Better still, organize a whole event around it … Continue reading January 20 – Cheese Lover’s Day
#NothingDay Commemorated since 1973, Nothing Day aims to have you doing nothing at all. That’s it. So, sit back and have a peaceful time to yourself doing absolutely nothing. For a little while, at least! Let’s face it, none of us can ever just do nothing all day!
Mrs Maisel is my new obsession. I wonder if she would have been the type of girl to like my new book? I think so.
#RubberDuckyDay Today is Rubber Ducky Day, an event set up specifically to celebrate the importance of the humble rubber duck to bath-times everywhere. No-one knows who invented the Rubber Ducky, but it first appeared just before the First World War and a man called, Landon Smart Lawrence was the first to patent a design for … Continue reading January 13 – Rubber Ducky Day
#MorseCodeDay Morse Code is something I’ve always wanted to learn – you know, for in case of emergency or something! But I never have. Today Learn Your Name in Morse Code Day. It might seem like a daft thing to do, but it’ll be fun and is a great introduction to Morse Code. Morse Code … Continue reading January 11 – Learn Your Name In Morse Code Day
Let’s face it, all jobs get boring after a while so to liven up yours why don’t you take part in Poetry at Work Day? All you have to do is create a poem about your work to delight your colleagues. It can be short or long, funny or not, a traditional ode or a … Continue reading January 8 – Learn Poetry at Work Day
Hello everyone! How are you! Happy New Year to you all and I hope you had a lovely time over Christmas and New Year. Decided to start this blog off with a picture of a frozen spider's web taken last week on a particularly frosty morning in our front garden. I think it's beautiful so … Continue reading Happy New Year and Here’s to a Great 2019
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