Going For Gold

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 …

The Breakfast Club

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 …

App Review – Swipes

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

9 to 5

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

Gizmo’s & Gremlins

We live our lives surrounded by gizmo’s. Not, unfortunately, the cute fluffy ones from my second favourite Christmas movie, but stuff designed to make our lives easier, to save us time. These gizmoā€™s used to be ā€˜thingsā€™, like food processors and microwaves. Now, as our lives have become increasingly complex, …