Happy Easter everyone! And if you don’t celebrate Easter, then Happy Chocolate Egg Day! Because I can’t send you all chocolate right now, I’ve made these Easter Wreaths just for you! There’s four to choose from, and if you like them you should join my newsletter – I send four free printables to my subscribers… Continue reading Happy Easter Weekend!
Spring has sprung! Of course, I am talking about meteorological Spring, rather than Astrological Spring which isn’t until the Equinox on 20 March (according to the MET Office), but six-one. Although it is still quite cold here in Glasgow, with night time temperatures hovering around 1°C mark, it’s still time to say goodbye to the… Continue reading Why Spring is Overated
It’s New Year’s Eve, or if you’re in Scotland – Hogmanay – which of course means a late night and far too much bubbly (or whisky)! I love my sleep, adore my sleep, but I also like wine and a late night with friends dancing (or chatting) the night away. However, I absolutely loathe hangovers… Continue reading How to beat that New Year Hangover!
Somehow, and I am not sure how, Christmas is only a week away. It seems a gobsmacking thing, almost preposterous, but even now as I sit, staring at my diary, the proof is in the Christmas Pudding and the day we all love to love, is next Sunday. You’ve probably read this post, when Christmas… Continue reading Oh No! It’s Almost Christmas!
When I was a teenager my brother and sister (and therefore my parents by proxy) were involved in the medieval community, which meant a lot of my teenage years were spent around medieval fares, banquets, and people who dressed up in chain mail and whacked each other with swords. Considering I was more into Nirvana… Continue reading How to Make Mulled Wine
I am asked quite frequently, in fact pretty much every time I meet any one new which is every other day, why I gave up sunny Australia for dreary Scotland. I always laugh, and say “the weather” which is a true and factual reason for my relocation, but this is only part of the truth.… Continue reading Let’s Talk Christmas