I’m not a big fan of scary movies, so my Top 10 may seem a little tame to any hard-core horror fans out there! “Hi I’m, Chucky, wanna play?” Number 10 is Childs Play, which was flippin’ terrifying back in the day, and I’m still not a fan of dolls. …

Tim and I had an epic breakfast this morning at the Long Play Cafe in Newcastle. We stumbled upon this place a few months back when looking for a quirky independent place for a good cup of coffee. The coffee is almost always better than you will find in a …

Yes they are! I’ve recently been having a bit of a clear out. We’re getting itchy feet and are planning another move soon, so I decided it was time to open some boxes that hadn’t been opened since the last time we moved, and perhaps find some stuff I could …

Wow! I am exhausted after staying up late for an epic night of sport. Cycling, Kayaking, Shooting, Judo, Diving and Gymnastics – Team GB had a cracking day! I LOVE watching the olympics. When I was a kid it was a nightmare – 2 weeks of nothing but sport on …

What I would like my morning routine to be….. Wake naturally at 6am and spend some time writing in my journal while still snug in bed. Get up at 6.30 to be greeted by 2 calm dogs while I drink a cup of tea. 7am take the dogs for a …

I am a writer of lists. It drives my husband nuts, but it’s who I am 🙂 Once you have a list you can organise the things on it, prioritise them, and shuffle them about. Of course you could also do the things on the list! But first of all you have to …

“Working 9 to 5, what a way to earn a living!” If only! I don’t know a single person with a 9-5 job. Not really. Not anymore. The launch of the Blackberry saw the end to that about 15 years ago. Back then I was working in IT for a fund …

It’s May in the UK, so we should be getting our summer dresses out and putting away the winter woolies…… but you just never know! If you fancy a wee crafty project this weekend, checkout arm knitting. Yes, it’s a thing! I used the video below to learn how to …

Tony Hart – what a legend! If you are 35 to 40 something I am sure you know who I am talking about. After school TV wasn’t complete without some sort of ‘art’ program – Art Attack, Hart Beat, oh, and the one with Rolf Harris. Blue Peter presenters with …