Why do you Blog? Who do you blog for? Why do you blog?  Did you have specific reasons for why you started or was it just because you wanted to write? Is your blog about

*Review* Oven Pride

Oven Pride The easy oven cleaning system. Do you agree? Oven Pride Personally I love it and now I’ve’ discovered it I won’t use anything else ever. I’ve been using Oven Pride for a while now and

Story Idea: Real Life

How long have I been walking? Where am I? Let’s go for a walk you said, Clear your head you said, I can’t have gone that far can I It is getting cold now though


For about 4 years now I have had a recurring ear problem. Labyrinthitis. It is caused by an infection and affects the inner ear labyrinths which control your balance and changed in head movements. It

coming home

*whistles a merry tune* hmm Hmmm hm hmm . Hello……Is any one here?I am I made it am I late?I’m talking to myself now and I cast a glance upwards at the sky. Expectant black

Olivia’s Favourite Books

Olivia has always enjoyed reading. As a baby she loved looking at books and pictures and being read too. Her favourites started with the various Disney stories, then as she got older she developed a love

Back To The Diet Again

So…….. It’s Monday…….. And I am again joining the scores of women on the “the diet starts Monday” bandwagon. My blog over on wordpress has many posts relating to my diet, or I should say diets. The ups,

I Heart Books

Our bookcase   In our house we love to read. I have read from a very young age.  I remember my first favourite book was Tilly Mint and the Dodo by Berlie Doherty. When I

Poem #1

I can feel you I know your thereYour darkness is suffocating meOn meAround meSeeping through my skin I can see youI don’t want youI don’t need youYet you’re still there WaitingBiding your time You’ll get

Poem #2

Do you see what I can see?Can you see it?It there as Plain as dayEtched in every poreIn every fibre of my beingScreaming at you to just seeYes I can see you’re  looking atLosing yourself

Forgotten Generation

Recently in work I came across an elderly lady in need of some assistance. She was feeling unwell and unsteady so I helped her to our staff canteen for some water and a seat. She

Half Term Day 4

It’s Thursday. I have an easy day today as Olivia had plans to visit her friends house. We started off the morning in bed watching Monster High 13 Wishes as Olivia felt a bit under

Happy Aunties Day

It’s Mothers day soon, exactly 9 days after Olivia’s birthday. Honestly it gets harder and harder each year to buy things for my mum but this post isn’t about mums. It’s about Happy Aunties Day!

Half Term DAY 3

Wednesday. Hump Day. Or in my case, the day I run out of money and still 2 days before pay day day!What to do, what to do……Hmmmm Olivias friends mum had promised to meet up

Half Term Day 2 Part 2

So if you have read my previous post  Half Term Part 1 you know that Olivia and I spent our morning at our local cinema watching Disneys Frozen Singalong. Olivia and I watching Frozen As we