I could never live without lists, when life turns my whole world upside down, as it has liked to do quite often this year, I turn to lists. They give your mind space, bandwidth to deal with other things like emotions. Life is so much better with a good list. Yes, I am the woman […]
The coronavirus, COVID-19 is the main lead in all the news, justifiably so as the figures flash up on our phone screens, each day rising, those infected and those who unfortunately die from the virus. Some people are dismissing it as panic, others are talking about stockpiling in case of imposed isolation. As I write, […]
How do you react when you are presented with a gift list by someone? Do you rejoice that you have been given some ideas and do not have to go trawling round the shops and spend all night clicking away online shopping? Or do you react with a ‘how very dare they’ in your best […]
You are presented with a gift and eagerly you open it only to find a horror within the giftwrap. How do you stop that grimace from spreading from your mouth to your eyes and looking like an ungrateful miserable cow?
Can you believe it? Only 2 weeks left till Christmas so you can guess what we are going to be doing this week, gift wrapping! Now you will fall into one of two categories here, the love its, or the loathe its. The love its You are the type to have read our wrap it […]
Food Shop Week. We do like our fanciful names for our weeks don’t we! Hopefully you have been really good and done your tasks set in food’n’cards week so your freezer was cleared from the random bits filling it and have started to refill with your batch cooking. Now is time to do the Christmas […]
There are six main types of Christmas decorator. The Theme’er Their house is colour co ordinated and so are all their decorations. Everything is set within two or three colours including the Christmas cushions and table cloth. They always have a table centre piece to match their tree or, so often in their case, trees […]
Now all our Halloween sugar levels are off the scale and our eyes are still blinking from the bright fireworks it is time to really knuckle down to the Christmas preparations. This week is – Notebook Week (we really go all out on the naming of our weeks!) First choose a notebook. It can be […]