Highlighted Posts

  • Music…
  • I’ve Got Work!!
  • Treasure Hunt In Aid Of The Stray Dogs On Zakynthos
  • Pleased…
  • Zakynthos; A Beautiful Greek Island…

Christmas Jumpers


Christmas Jumpers... Although it's still only November and being a firm believer that Christmas shouldn't really start until December (to prevent Christmas overload), I will admit to feeling more than a little Christmassy. It all started on Monday when I decided that this was the year we were ... [ Read More ]

Please Don’t Make The Christmas Pudding Mum!…

christmas pudding

Christmas Traditions... Many of us have our own Christmas traditions that we look forward to and enjoy every Christmas. And we are no different, although maybe one of our traditions was ( I say was, as it was one that had to go). For more years than I care to remember I painstakingly made our ... [ Read More ]



Looking back over my week, I think my Word Of The Week has to be Music as at the beginning of the week I dedicated far too many hours to sorting out my old Sony Walkman MP3 devices. I have two Walkman MP3 players, both of them are rather on the old side and as I look after them they are both ... [ Read More ]

My Plan To Tackle Those Tasks!


Those Tasks... I have recently been putting off tasks that I really should be tackling, as the thought of doing them sends me into a downward spiral. The tasks themselves are nothing major, just simple things like sorting out and wiping down cupboards and shelves. No different to any other year, ... [ Read More ]

I’ve Got Work!!


I am quite excited. Back in October I was asked if I'd be interested in a job that entailed looking after a private villa that is rented out for the summer season, next year. I've known the chap who owns the villa for years and used to work for his holiday company a few years back, when the children ... [ Read More ]

Treasure Hunt In Aid Of The Stray Dogs On Zakynthos

Zakynthos treasure hunt route

The Treasure Hunt... A few weeks back I was asked to make a cake for a treasure hunt being held to raise funds for the stray dogs on Zakynthos. It was nice to be asked as I used to create novelty cakes to order, as a little side earner when the children were small. It was something that I enjoyed ... [ Read More ]