My Week In Pictures – Have Yourselves a Merry Little Christmas

Are you having yourselves a merry little Christmas yet?  Are you? ‘Today the turkeys arrived which apparently heralds the beginning of the world going feral” were the words of my friend Melanie as she braced herself for another day working in retail.  Having done it for many years I knew exactly what she meant as … More My Week In Pictures – Have Yourselves a Merry Little Christmas

My Week In Pictures – The Festive Eating Has Begun

I read an article recently which talked about winter being a time to rest and recharge.  Time to hibernate like the animals do and restore our souls from busy lives. Somewhere along the line, we’ve lost that and life often seems a non-stop merry go round which seems to be speeding up all the time.  It’s … More My Week In Pictures – The Festive Eating Has Begun

Remembering Them

Remembrance Day always has a special place in my heart.  I always find it incredibly moving and this year was extra special for the 100 year anniversary of Armistice Day with lots going on up and down the country and across the globe. One thing which I found really special was the bell ringing.  All … More Remembering Them

My Week In Pictures – Wind, Frost, Knitting and Nests

This photo came up in my facebook memories this week so it must have been a beautiful misty morning, the kind I love.  Not so right now sadly.  The wind is howling, travel is disrupted the fire is lit and I’m already dreading setting foot outside the door tomorrow.  Never mind.  Here’s the prize we … More My Week In Pictures – Wind, Frost, Knitting and Nests