Something Beautiful – The Photo Gallery

Something beautiful

This week’s theme for The Photo Gallery is Something Beautiful, and I’ve chosen something a little bit different.  Something beautiful and very special to our family. This July will see that start of commemorations of the beginning of World War One.  Both mine and Daddy P’s grandfathers served in World… Continue reading »

Jersey – do you have special memories?

Have you been to Jersey

The Channel Islands are somewhere I’d love to explore more. I visited Guernsey, Herm and Sark when I was at school, a very long time ago! I always vowed I’d return and visit Jersey too.  Have you been to Jersey?  I’d love to go there.  I used to enjoy the… Continue reading »

Doorways

Doorways

I love reading lots of blogs, but I especially love Redpeffer and her writing, and I also discovered The Reading Residence last year.  These great blogs have teamed up to run a new linky call The Theme Game, today is the first week and the theme is Doorways. Now I… Continue reading »

Goodbye to 2013

Goodbye to 2013

Sadly I was really under the weather after Christmas so have really neglected my blog lately!  So it’s a bit late, but time to say goodbye to 2013, I was fast asleep before 2014 arrived – how sad is that??!! Never mind, hopefully I will make up for it during… Continue reading »

Christmas past

Christmas past

How can it possibly be 23rd December??? Eek.  We should have been down in Wiltshire today visiting one of Monkey’s godmum’s who’s recovering from an operation.  But with the severe weather warnings she asked us not to make the journey.  Although we were gutted not to see her and her… Continue reading »

Saving memories with Truprint – review and giveaway

Savig memories with Truprint

October seems like a lifetime ago already!  A distant memory of sunshine and time spent with family in Spain. I’m always taking photos and lately I’ve been saving memories with Truprint. Truprint provide a great online service to turn photographs into mementos of all sorts, including calendars and photo books. … Continue reading »