So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, goodbye …. to 2016

This year has been an annus horribilis.  It’s taken our emotions and stamped them into an unrecognisable mush on the pavement of life.  It’s taken, taken and, just when we thought we could catch our breathe, taken again leaving us shell shocked and exhausted. So many pieces of our hearts torn into.  And for many, … More So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, goodbye …. to 2016

Cosplay goal?

Last night ​I was in the pub, enjoying a post-Christmas catch-up. A fella I’ve not met before comes up to me.  He’s not a weirdo, he’s the barmaid’s boyfriend it seems 😁 He asked if I’ve ever seen or heard of Harry Potter.  Cue snorts of lsughter from others in the pub.  Its a bit … More Cosplay goal?

Keep breathing.

Once again its been ages since I last blogged. I’ve meant to put down my thoughts on many occasions and ended up forgetting to, or finding myself lost for the right words. But today I’ve been sparked into putting down my thoughts, all because I thought I was sharing a nice idea at this special … More Keep breathing.

Time flies.

Lordy be it’s been a while since my last blog post 😨 We’ve had summer, it’s gone, it’s come back again for a return visit LOL and now we are approaching the start of Autumn. So much has happened in this time.  All the ailments and ills husband and I have experienced seem to finally … More Time flies.


A few months ago things went a bit pear-shaped for us. Husband was unexpectedly made redundant and diagnosed with a blood disorder.  Cause of the disorder ranges from being a smoker and drinking alcohol, to being too stressed.  Sure you can cut down on the naughty habits, but seriously how are you supposed to lower … More Thankfulness