Photo February.

I didn’t proclaim it, but I had intended blogging at least once a week during January. Clearly that failed. I just couldn’t think what to talk about most of the time. Far easier for me is to resolve to at least put a photograph up weekly (probably more…

Looks can be deceptive.

Looks can be deceptive. Take this little chap.He (let’s assume it’s a male)* looks so cute. His song fills my garden with such a sweet sound it fills my heart with joy. In actual fact he is an awful bully. Today I had a couple of visitors who I ha…

After shock.

Some days I feel more nuts than usual. Today is one of those days. Yesterday we had a heated discussion over nothing and that lead to misunderstanding and hurt feelings on both sides. Today, like every other time it has happened, I find myself fee…

Half way there.

Can you believe we are half way through January? Yet it is only just over a month since I had the kids over and that feels like ages ago.  January short, a month long. Time is a funny old thing.  It is actually eight months since Mike we…

Here’s looking at you red!

Yes I admit it, until relatively recently (if you can call 10 years recent) I was pretty much a no vegetables kind of gal. I would spear the odd carrot or rustle a few peas when eating out, but when it came to eating at home I didn’t bother. Then throu…

Enough!

It’s late, well late for me. I am wide awake after trying to get to sleep for over an hour and a half. I know for some people that is quite normal, but for me it is far from normal. I am one of those annoying people who falls asleep within minutes of m…

Waste not….

Oh the hang ups of childhood. I should throw away the “Christmas baddies” and start my healthy eating, but I have never been able to throw food away, even if it is sugary and fatty. For today I will simply tell myself that the last day of the twelve da…

What’s in the box?

Yesterday I left you all with a bit of a teaser, what was in the box?Birdie kindly suggested that it was Ted 😂.The present was for me from Mike. Mike had careful chosen the gift and placed it in an old shoe box, sealed the box and then given it me to w…