I felt profoundly saddened, in a way that I’ve never felt for the passing of a public figure before. Thoughts of bed and hot water bottles were cast aside. Standing by the kettle, I no longer felt the stinging cold of the kitchen floor on my bare feet; my mind was elsewhere. Continue reading
I have a confession to make. On Monday, I went to an official Christmas thing. A blogger’s Christmas thing in fact. I even ate a mince pie and it’s still November. Shush. And had a slurp of something alcoholic before midday. Double shush. What were my Keep Christmas Special (or at least till 1 December) ideals coming to?!
Well, when a blogger is offered a chance to meet up with other bloggers, have the most incredible array of Christmas treats laid out before her, all for free, and then run away clutching the best gingerbread house to surprise a blogger friend’s sick child in hospital, I think we can let her cast her ideals aside for a day. Continue reading
For those of you who are new to this, this is where we get to share with each other our favourite finds – things we’ve discovered that make life more tasty, fun, easy, enriching, or even challenging (as you’ll see this month I had one of those!). I start by sharing mine, and then you share yours either by linking up your post, or replying in a comment if you don’t have a blog.
So without any further ado…. Continue reading