Achievements, Musings

February Blues and Other News

So February came accompanied by the usual illnesses. For me February seems to be the worst month for catching germs (those little critters!). I think it’s a combination of things, the weather is wet, dull and cold, but there are also changes happening as spring slowly appears. The weather doesn’t know what it’s doing and… Continue reading February Blues and Other News

Gadgets, Musings

The Last Straw?

For many people using a straw is a novelty. Something that livens up a drink in a pub, makes a cocktail more fun, allows you to drink a thick milkshake without getting a moustache. Anyone remember being a kid and purposefully trying to get a shake/Ribena moustache? No. Maybe that’s another thing from my weird… Continue reading The Last Straw?

#WheelOfFact, Musings

#WheelOfFact

Way back in August of 2017 I announced that I was going to start a # on Twitter, the # would be #WheelOfFact. Every Friday I would tweet a fact that was based on my blogging subjects. Many of these were disability related facts however I lightened it up a little by interspersing the gritty… Continue reading #WheelOfFact

Achievements, Musings

2018 – Aims not Resolutions

I ended 2017 with a post reflecting my year of blogging. Although I began writing a blog in 2016 I feel I didn’t really get to grips with it until last year. I decided to make blogging my main focus, my main hobby, a part of me. I honestly didn’t realise the amount of time… Continue reading 2018 – Aims not Resolutions

Achievements, Musings

Best Nine of 2017

I’ve very much enjoyed my first attempt at blogmas, my ‘Sporadic Blogmas’ this year. I know I haven’t posted everyday, but I did warn you that was never going to happen. I couldn’t keep up the momentum and I’d probably run out of interesting things to say. That’s if anything I say is ‘interesting’! It… Continue reading Best Nine of 2017

Musings

Christmas Thoughts

So, Christmas happened. It’s done, I’ve eaten way too much, there’s still enough cheese in my fridge to keep me going till next Christmas. Same goes for turkey, anyone know any good recipes? I am eating apple crumble while writing to you though, that’s fruit right? Apple is definitely fruit. I was spoilt, receiving an… Continue reading Christmas Thoughts

Musings, tea

Merry Christmas – Tea Revv Advent Finale

The big day is upon us. Very upon us. It’s the eve before Christmas. Everything is wrapped, the stockings are hung, the cheese is purchased. We will wake up, our stockings adorned with goodies. The main man has been. The turkey will be cooked, the treats consumed. Crackers will bang the celebration of giving. By… Continue reading Merry Christmas – Tea Revv Advent Finale

Achievements, introduction, Musings

Christmas Liebster 2017

I was honoured enough to have received a Liebster nomination once. Let alone twice! This second nomination comes from the lovely Oriana at Oriana’s Notes. Oriana is always inspiring me with her makes and bakes. I advise you to go check them out for yourself! You might get some last minute Christmas ideas. I do… Continue reading Christmas Liebster 2017

Musings, tea

Tea Revv Advent – Day 12-17

So it’s time for the latest instalment from my Tea Revv 24 Advent calendar. This last few days has brought quite a good bunch. Mostly. Day 12 - Snowballs A decaffeinated Rooibos tea today, this time very festive as I can see snowflakes and silver sprinkles amongst the leaves. Pretty cute! I confess to getting… Continue reading Tea Revv Advent – Day 12-17

Musings, Twenty Questions

Twenty Questions With – Orla

Let’s take a little break from all those festivities, it can get a little overwhelming can’t it? It’s a busy time of year. Stop the wrapping, grab a brew, and let me introduce you to Orla aka Fancy Paper. I was honoured when Orla asked to take part in my Twenty Questions series. As well… Continue reading Twenty Questions With – Orla