General Musings

A Treat from Interflora

It’s not very often that I have the chance of a really girly treat, so when Interflora asked me to take a look at something from their flower delivery range, I was delighted! I wanted to have something really seasonal; I love this time of year. I thought the Autumn Globe (with chocolates too!), with… Continue reading A Treat from Interflora

Photo Projects

House at Thornton le Dale

For “Traditional” (129 of 365) I’ve loved this house since I first saw it as a little girl. It’s in a little village in North Yorkshire, and it always seems to me to be the perfect English country cottage. The village itself is lovely too, and a perfect way to spend a couple of hours… Continue reading House at Thornton le Dale

General Musings

Harvest Festival Thanks

Have your family given something to a harvest festival this year? Perhaps at your church or at your children’s school? I’m sure that most people have some connection with knowing that the harvest table is generally packed away and shared with people in the community who need it the most. But who are those people… Continue reading Harvest Festival Thanks

Toastmasters

Toastmasters and Competition Season

Competition season is with us again, and I’m so pleased that we’re now spending our weekend evenings with the curtains closed and one of the talent shows on the telly – X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing are both getting into their stride, and Mike’s re-discovered his talent for acting as a fifth judge. He… Continue reading Toastmasters and Competition Season