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