Disclaimer - what you are about to read may offend. If so, I am sorry but ... this is how I feel about most of the weddings that I have been to (not all) but most. However I am sure yours was brilliant, a great knees up and opportunity to share your special day with … Continue reading Weddings and other momentous occasions
Normally around this time of year I decide that I really can't stand the sight of myself in a swimsuit and I announce to anyone interested in listening that I am going on some sort of diet/health kick... I'm not a fan of exercise, I hate getting sweaty and suffer with a bad back (that's … Continue reading I’m going vegan(ish)
Lyme Regis aquarium perched on the end of the Cobb at Lyme Regis, Dorset, is a great little destination to escape the rain or just enjoy on a sunny day in combination with all that Lyme Regis has to offer, you can hang out on sandy Monmouth beach with the kids happily occupied with buckets … Continue reading Lyme Regis aquarium
Ok, I've scrolled through lots of fluffy pics on Instagram and Facebook this last week depicting scenes of Christmassy joy and carefree abandon as parents and kids bomb down icy slopes on thin sheets of plastic and sling ice balls at each other. Rosy cheek children beam at the camera and parents with matching white … Continue reading #snowday – it’s a bit pants actually
I don't do winter (or mornings) I've had enough now of grey damp days can we please wind the clocks on to Spring? Yes, I know it can be atmospheric, bleak and less crowded around the place and there's no such thing as bad weather, just inappropriate clothes - but really, I've had enough. I … Continue reading A guide to coping with those winter blues…
There is a tradition in Ireland (the Emerald Isle where Mr fhb was bought up) that on the 6th January a woman's hard work over the festive period is recognised in that she is given a 'day off' from any domestic tasks/caring duties. Traditionally this has involved women meeting together with friends, maybe in a … Continue reading Women’s little Christmas
The Wheatsheaf is situated just short drive north of Henfield, West Sussex, approx 12 miles northwest of Brighton making it an ideal escape from the bustle of the city, and, with plenty of options for walking in the surrounding area it would be an ideal weekend destination. This rather ordinary looking pub is undoubtedly a … Continue reading The Wheatsheaf, Henfield. A country pub with a critically acclaimed chef.