Week 30 – Gratitude Challenge – My Current Age

Well, obviously I am not too happy about sharing this one! However, I feel my life has started at 30! So I will share a few positives from my 30s so far as part of this challenge, some I know I mention regularly and have blogged before, but as this is a gratitude challenge these…

Upholstering a Chair

Three years ago I wrote a blog post about upcycling, I was painting pieces of old furniture using Annie Solan chalk paint after reading what to do online, I just took the plunge and now my home has a few upcycled pieces. However, this time thanks to my awesome husband my Christmas present this year…

Week 29 – Gratitude Challenge – My Favourite Memory

I realise that I have shared memories with you all during this challenge and to think of a favourite is hard, especially as 2017 has given me my daughter and I married my best friend. These are obviously my favourite memories but I realise I would be writing another gushy post that Mr N would…

Humble Brush

I am just giving a small shout out Blog Post to the Humble Brush a bamboo toothbrush designed in Sweden. This toothbrush is made out of 100% biodegradable bamboo, as the fastest growing plant on our planet, it is naturally antibacterial so during the farming of the plant, there is no need to use nasty…

Week 28 – Gratitude Challenge – My Past

Another challenging post where I really had to think about what to share with you. I decided to share my childhood memories of where I grew up as my past. I grew up in a small village called Cookham on the edge of Maidenhead in Berkshire and this is still one of my favourite places,…

My Top 10 British TV Series of All Time

Now, I move to Tv series, as bingeing box sets is the perfect way to unwind on a rainy weekend and as the autumn nights draw in what a perfect way to snuggle up. Some on Netflix, Sky (if you have Sky obviously) or maybe the traditional Blu-Ray or DVD you get at Christmas. I…

Week 26 – Gratitude Challenge – Someone I Got To Meet

I am going to change this blog post up a bit instead of writing about someone I have had the privilege of meeting, I am going to share a snapshot of the people I have had the honour of meeting, these people are heroes to me. Ellie Goulding Photographs Credit – Andre Csillag

Week 25 – Gratitude Challenge – Education

I was dreading this one, I did not particularly like school in my later years, since moving away from London I struggled to fit in. At first, people thought I was from Australia, slightly interesting, of course being 13 I thought this was slightly obscure. I loved my friends at home and the school I…

WellChild Cheltenham in Association with Aviva Community fund 2017

  WellChild is a charity in Cheltenham that provides care for seriously ill children and young people in the UK. Founded in 1977 they introduced and funded WellChild nurses who implement support and care to those who need long-term or complex care in the comfort of their own home to help them thrive. Alongside this…