Happiness is...

Happiness is…

A couple of years ago I was nominated on Facebook by a friend to take up a positivity challenge. For ...
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Glorious Bees

Glorious Bees

We have a bees’ nest. The joy of living on the edge of woodland is the high frequency of wildlife ...
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To My Great-Grandchildren

To My Great-Grandchildren

I would write this on pretty paper for you but I worry that it would not withstand the passing of ...
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Dancing Raisins Experiment

Dancing Raisins Experiment

Chief has always loved this experiment, and refers to it as his magic trick! What you will need: A clear ...
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Royal Leamington Spa

Royal Leamington Spa

My birth town of Leamington (as it is known locally) has a very interesting history. Originally recorded as Lamintone, and ...
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The Big "Why?"

The Big “Why?”

When we were on the verge of becoming parents, we were showered with well-meaning advice and recollections from people who ...
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Twenty Questions

Twenty Questions

I was challenged to join in some more fun this week, in the form of answering 20 questions about myself ...
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Redwings - Oxhill

Redwings – Oxhill

Nestled in the Warwickshire countryside is this friendly horse, pony and donkey sanctuary. A haven for nearly 90 of these ...
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Blogger Recognition Award

Blogger Recognition Award

Earlier this week I was very excited and humbled to be given a Blogger Recognition Award from the lovely My ...
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