Category Archives: National Blog Posting Month

Sunrise in Cornwall

A few weeks ago I went back to Cornwall for a long weekend, which was lovely. It was the first time I had been back since I left in August and it was great to see my old friends and just have a catch-up. πŸ˜€ I was lucky enough to catch the sun rising over …

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Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

I have been awarded the lovely Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award, how lucky am I! All my thanks go to Brenda,Β thank you for thinking of me for this award – you are definitely one of my Sisterhood Bloggers!. πŸ˜€ There are rules with any award, of course, they are as follows: 1. Provide a …

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Blog Challenge – Day 10

It’s the last day of the 10 day blog challenge, where did the days go! The final challenge asks for one confession. . . however those of you who know me well enough will know I don’t give any secrets away – as the saying goes, I never kiss and tell! I hope you’ve enjoyed …

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Blog Challenge – Day 9

The penultimate day of the 10 day blog challenge is easy! The two smileys which describe my life right nowΒ are: πŸ˜€ because I’m happy, of course! πŸ˜‰ you never know when a wink will come in handy!

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Blog Challenge – Day 8

For day 8 of the 10 day blog challenge here are three things which turn me on. πŸ˜‰ 1. Confidence – not arrogance! 2. Passion – being passionate about something in your life like a hobby, as well as kisses which take my breath away! 3. Being β€œbad” – I know it’s wrong but I’m …

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Blog Challenge – Day 7

Time for day 7 of the 10 day blog challenge, here are four things which turn me off! πŸ™‚ 1. Bad hygiene – this can range from body odour to foul breath, dirty hands to greasy hair. The list is endless! 2. Bad manners – need I say any more?! 3. Arrogance – having confidence …

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Blog Challenge – Day 6

Day 6 of the 10 day blog challenge is here! Here are five people who mean a lot, in no particular order: 1. My mum. 2. My dad. 3. My best friend. 4. My nan. 5. My kittykats – they count as one person! πŸ™‚

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Plant of the Week – Laburnum anagyroides

This week’s plant is Laburnum anagyroides, the common laburnum tree. I chose it because there is a beautiful archway of laburnum at Ashridge, which is currently being given a winter prune. I love the long, flowing recemes (chains) of fragrant flowers, I can’t wait to see the arch in full bloom next summer! I hope …

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Blog Challenge – Day 5

It’s day 5 of the 10 day blog challenge, which means I’m halfway through yay! It’s time for six things I wish I’d never done – this was a hard one for me because I try not to have regrets but here goes: πŸ™‚ 1.Β Any situation where I’ve worried about what others have thought of …

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Blog Challenge – Day 4

For day 4 of the 10 day blog challenge is seven things that cross my mind a lot – in no particular order: 1. Food – I am hungry 99% of the time! 2. Sleep – what can I say, I love sleeping! 3. Sex – what can I say. . . πŸ˜‰ 4. Work …

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