Museum Selection – a Pewter vase

Museum Selection

My love affair with Pewter began on trips to Asia many years ago.  I now have a number of ornamental pieces and a beautiful pewter photo frame.  I’ve also often bought pewter for Christening presents and Monkey received some love examples for his.  A bit different from silver which tarnishes… Continue reading »

Shrek the Musical – a DVD review

Shrek the Musical

Shrek the Musical was released on Blu-Ray and DVD earlier this month by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.  The performance featured, is from the award winning 2010 Broadway production with 17 all new songs, based on the wonderful movie. We’re big fans of Shrek in this house, me being the… Continue reading »

Christmas stocking fillers from Random House

Christmas Stocking Fillers from Random House

In the second of my Christmas ideas posts I’m back to books.  I don’t apologise for this – I love them, and I think they are a basic necessity in any home.  So today we have some Christmas stocking fillers from Random House.  A wonderful Christmas themed picture book and… Continue reading »

Christmas Stocking fillers from Ikea

Christmas Stocking fillers from Ikea

This is the first in my new series of Christmas present ideas. You may remember that last month I ran the 12 days of Christmas books post, hopefully giving you some inspiration for your little book-worms.  Well know I’m moving on to Stocking Filler ideas.  I’ve always been a fan… Continue reading »