Let me introduce you to Paddington – our new kitten

Let me introduce you to Paddington - our new kitten

You might have noticed a few mentions across social media about the latest addition to our family. Whilst some of you might be planning a holiday over the May half term, we will be welcoming our new four-legged friend to our home. Let me introduce you to Paddington – our… Continue reading »

Aids to help elderly relatives – Advert

Aids to help elderly relatives

disclosure: this is a paid post I was recently commissioned by Mobility Plus to write this article. I’m fifty one, my parents are both in their seventies, as is my Uncle, and I have an Auntie in her eighties and a Great Auntie edging ever closer to one hundred. In… Continue reading »

Night by Night – AD Sent for review

Night by Night Jack Jordan

You may recall my review for Before Her Eyes from August last year.  Since then I’ve been eagerly awaiting the next novel from Jack Jordan, and Night by Night, which was published on 2nd May hasn’t disappointed at all. In Night by Night we meet Rose Shaw, a wife and… Continue reading »

Project 365 2019 Week 18-19

Project 365 2019 Week 18

Project 365 2019 Week 18-19 Day 118 – 131 Sunday 28th April – Day 118 We all slept well and after a cooked breakfast, we checked out of our apartment and headed off to Osterley Park.  It was beautiful and if it wasn’t for the constant noise from the M4… Continue reading »

Wisteria hunting at Greys Court

Wisteria hunting at Greys Court

We’ve had our National Trust membership for years and often plan in adventures around their properties.  Having the membership also means that we can pop in quickly somewhere on our way home without feeling that we’ve wasted money.  That’s exactly what happened when we went wisteria hunting at Greys Court… Continue reading »