At last it seems that Spring is just around the corner. Tantalisingly close. Now don’t get me wrong. I love Winter. The long winter nights and cosy weekends. Time to take stock, enjoy the small things like a hot cup of coffee, a frosty morning, a log fire or a cosy evening spent in the… Continue reading Spring is Springing
As I have said before, I find January pretty tough. It’s all dark days and long nights and I find myself wishing for the Spring. However in a bid to be less grumpy and more optimistic, here are 10 things which have made me happy in this most dreary of weeks. 1. I have arranged… Continue reading 10 things which made me happy this week
So now I am just about recovered from Christmas, and I’m (sort of) back into the swing of things at work, my brain is turning to the rest of this darkest of months. I’m not going to lie. I really hate January. It’s dark when I leave for work, it’s dark when I get home.… Continue reading Monthly to do list – January
Being in the country I notice the seasons so much more than I ever did in a town or even a larger village. There is a lovely, comforting rythem of spring, summer, auntumn, winter followed by spring again.
It is chucking it down outside and I’m currently sat snuggled on the sofa under a blanket, in front of a raging fire – I LOVE bank holidays!
Christmas is my favourite time of year for a huge number of reasons. For a start I get two weeks off work. Time I can do the things I really love, like crafting, messing around with my camera and getting lost in a good book – all without feeling a single ounce of guilt.