Saving memories with a Saal Digital photo book – review and giveaway #saaldigital

Saving memories with a Saal Digital photo book

As many of you know I started a DSLR Beginners photography course in September and each week I’m given an assignment to complete.  The following week I have to show my photos in class and then they are stuck into my work book.  It’s A3 sized, so bulky and not… Continue reading »

Holiday memories with MyPhoto2Canvas

I love photographs, that’s absolutely no secret, but since moving to the digital age I’ve not always been do great at printing my photos out.  Even less at actually framing them and hanging them up around the house.  But I’m trying to change that.  Eventually I want a photo wall… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project S is for Sandcastle #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project S is for Sandcastle

Week 19 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project and this week we are up to S.  Last year I had an obvious choice for us – S is for Spain.  To be honest, its thoughts of Spain that has led me to my choice for this year too.  The Alphabet… Continue reading »

Remembering Mauritius

Remembering Mauritius

A few weeks ago I received a delivery which took me back in time, I’ve been remembering Mauritius and a trip I made there 21 years ago. You might have seen my Facebook page telling you all about the wonderful competition that See Mauritius ran recently, it certainly brought back memories… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 41

The B&W Photography Project Week 41

The B&W Photography Project Week 41 with PODCast and I’m glad to be back after a few weeks away.  I’ve been spending a lot of time trawling through our holiday photos and I fell in love with this one in particular. We spent the first week of the Easter holidays in Cornwall and… Continue reading »

Cheers #whatsthestory


Last week we received a postcard of the Eiffel Tower from my International Book Swap partner (more on that to come later in the week) and it started a conversation with Monkey about the tower itself and Paris.  We found France on his globe and on the world map he’d received… Continue reading »

Our picnic tree #VitaPicnics

Our picnic tree

We were recently asked by the team at Vita Coco Kids where our favourite Autumn picnic spot would be.  I knew the answer to that straight away, our picnic tree at Blenheim Palace.  The tree that we had picnics under with our NCT group from the time the children were… Continue reading »

Special watch

special watch

I’ve always worn a watch, I’d be lost without won.  I can remember my very first Timex windup watch, and then the time I was allowed an upgrade to a Casio digital watch.  I thought I was the bees knees! I’ve always had nice watches but not high-end ones.  One’s… Continue reading »

Glass – The Theme Game


Anyone who visits my house will know how much I love glass.  I have a rather large display cabinet in my living room filled with memories, treasures, presents.  A LOT of them are glass.  It’s a passion I share with my Uncle, although his pieces are rather valuable, mine are… Continue reading »

Rewind – The Photo Gallery


Today I’m going back in time thanks to The Photo Gallery – this week the topic is Rewind. I always think of my family at this time of year.  My Papa’s birthday was on Valentine’s Day, so as soon as I see anything related to that day, I just think… Continue reading »