Another win

I can be pretty cynical (you’ve probably not noticed or, if you have you’re far too polite to say) and for a couple of years I’ve held back from entering my products for awards. Mainly, because you have to pay to have them judged. AND it’s not cheap! But I’d be lying if I said…

There are times…

There are times, like these past few days, when I think I’ll just jack it all in.  I really need to let things go but I’m a mitherer. There are times too when I can’t stand for more than a couple of hours due to chronic foot pain just makes me want to head for…

If stress burned calories…

My youngest is leaving home next week. It’s a fact of life…my children have grown up. How did that happen? I’m sure I kept an eye out for that sort of thing. I savoured every moment, from them being small to tall, and it still doesn’t seem enough.   Add this to house clearing for…

Life, the universe and everything…

Sleep. *laughs hysterically*   2.30 am…ping…wide awake. Again.   Then it hit me.   I’m so busy during the day that time passes me by; I thought yesterday –Monday- was Tuesday, I’d worked so hard I thought I must be Tuesday, surely?   I, obviously, need to be grateful to my brain for waking me up;…

Neighbours, Everybody needs good neighbours…sing along now…

Last week MrP was threatened at knife point, on our own doorstep, by a neighbour. Surreal or what? He was calm, his tone of voice almost annoyed as he shut the door on her. She then proceeded to stab our front door & lop off the heads my pot of welcoming margaritas with her cheese…