Now there are many things that I love about Jon but my favourite has got to be when he pokes his head around the door and says, “Jeeesssss, I have an idea…” He then pauses and tries to look very innocent. These ideas, without fail, will either make me belly laugh or they will challenge me … More The Graceless Living PODCAST
Yes, I am actually doing it, I am taking to the streets, forests, rivers wherever my feet will take me and I am giving bird watching a go. However, before I even step out of the door there are a few things that I need to know first. So I went off in search for … More Before I start bird watching…
March I have decided to try and incorporate into our month a hygge week to help us recharge and “enjoy the good things in life”. I choose one “hygge related” thing a day for us to focus on and make sure that we are prepared for it. I love doing these challenges it is so … More March Hygge Week
I know I am late but I guess it is still women’s history month right? I feel like I have not celebrated International Women’s Day enough over the years and I want to do something to change that. So I took some time out to educate myself about a few inspirational women that have helped … More How I celebrated International Women’s Day
Lord of the Flies by William Golding Ok let’s start with, does anyone else relate to Piggy? No? Ok, I guess it is just me then… I have the conch so everyone should listen! I have had this book on my shelf for what seems to be a lifetime and I am finally happy to … More Book Review: Lord of the Flies
The New York Trilogy by Paul Auster When I must say it took me 100 pages or so to get into the story, I found it a little mundane and quite quirky in places but as it was a book club book I persevered and it wasn’t so bad. There was definitely an interlock themes … More Book Review: The New York Trilogy
29th February 2020 As always if you are interested feel free to read but a reminder that this is a diary that I am enjoying writing to keep me on track. I feel like I have a lot to prove to myself this week and really want to get going with a lot of weight … More Week 10: Just keep going
Happy International Women’s day! For International’s Women’s Day I want to appreciate the women around me, and therefore, below is a letter for all of the influencial women that have come and gone in my life.
Ok so I love dressing up and I take every chance I get to, but I wanted to do something subtle for World Book Day and here is my nod to Paddington Bear.
World Book day is a very important day for me as I am a massive geek when it comes to literature. I have art in my house that is connected with my favourite book, I studied English literature as an MA just for fun, and the reason why I am with my partner all stems … More Why world book day is not just for kids…