Because, Wednesday. 

A cocktail before bed.  Because it's Wednesday and my husband worked from home and we had a long evening together playing board games and enjoying each other's company.  Because celebrating the little things, like being able to start our evening at 6pm not eight thirty, is one of my favourite things about how we do … Continue reading Because, Wednesday. 

It comes in threes

So on Saturday morning I made quite the impression on my work colleagues. I fell hook, line and sinker for the traditional company April fool, and advertised the fact with an email to the entire team. Worse? I didn't even realise until a customer pointed out the joke to me whilst a manager looked on snickering. … Continue reading It comes in threes

I like Pie.

Every time I mention the inkling to make pie there comes the inevitable and resounding chorus of "I like pie!" This comes from a Flight of the Conchords song (1.14m if you don't want to watch it all) and is sung in exactly that tone at the point of which the steaming dish is presented from the oven. … Continue reading I like Pie.

Adulthood

There are times when being an adult can be a real drag. Like when you have to get up for work at 6am everyday, or when those bills come through the letterbox, or you're cleaning up an ex-mouse from outside the bedroom door that the cat thought you'd appreciate while the aforementioned animal excitedly tries … Continue reading Adulthood

66, 42 and 1.

If my grandparents were still alive they've have celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary this week. Last month my parents marked 42 years together in their usual understated wonderful way. This weekend we're enjoying a well earned break from work and the 1st anniversary of our wedding. This last 12 months has certainly put us through … Continue reading 66, 42 and 1.