Month: September 2017

Weekly catchup

It was a 4 day week and yet felt so much longer!  Goodness I’m ready for 4:00pm to roll around! Each Friday Lindsay http://theflynnigans.com/ Charlotte http://mypixieblog.com/ and Beth http://www.thebethnextdoor.com/  host a link up called What’s up weekend?  Bloggers take stock of what made them happy…

Lazy brunches, non-Pinterest cupcakes, scenic drives and tea.

Odd subject line I know but this summed up this past weekend perfectly. Yesterday I returned to the office feeling so relaxed and refreshed.  Mark and I didn’t have a lot of plans for the weekend, had nobody we had to see or places…

Hello Friday!

The weekend is less than 2.5 hours away and it is a 3 day one – yippee! This week has flown and as I sit here typing and listening to the rain I feel like it has been a good one.  That said I…

It has no timeline

The other day I realised that the grief I’ve experienced for the past 10 months is not getting better.  I thought it was and that I was doing well.  Then it crept back.  I thought it was in check.  And then it reared its head…

Hello Friday

This hasn’t been my favourite week!  Felt awful on Monday after no sleep.  Had to go to a meeting after work on Tuesday (after a rushed grocery shop), Wednesday I had training at the office then hubby had a work dinner afterwards.  I feel like…

Spring outfit – check!

After what felt like a super long winter I’ve been looking forward to the warmer weather.  Not wearing layers of clothing and anticipating the joy of finally packing away those thermal spencers. I thought that I’d treat myself to a new spring outfit.  I’ve been wearing…

Book review: The Food of Love Cookery School by Nicky Pellegrino

This book drew me in from the first page and was one that I couldn’t put down. It is the sort of book that is perfect if you are looking for a holiday read or simply feel like a bit of escapism. The author…