A lot can change in 100 years…

'When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age' - Victor Hugo On Sunday 7th July 2013 I was lucky enough to experience something that I may never get to experience for the rest of my life, I helped a remarkable lady celebrate her 100th Birthday. … Continue reading A lot can change in 100 years…

Celebrating a great womans 60th Birthday!

'I wouldn't say I'm a mummy's girl, but I have grown to have a tremendous appreciation of her as a woman. I was very much a daddy's girl' - Gwyneth Paltrow It's well known that I'm a total daddy's girl and as such means I don't talk about my brilliant mum often enough. She's quite possibly … Continue reading Celebrating a great womans 60th Birthday!

Celebrating International Men’s Day

'Achieving gender equality requires the engagement of women and men, girls and boys. It's everyone's responsibility' - Ban Ki-moon Back in March I remember celebrating International Woman’s day in Bridlington North Yorkshire with Ang, Steph and Helena, well, I say celebrated, we sat drinking tea and coffee and eating cake in our pyjamas watching Step … Continue reading Celebrating International Men’s Day

National ‘I Love You’ Day

'Immature love says 'I love you because I need you' mature loves says 'I need you because I love you' - Erich Fromm    National Days seem to be all the rage at the moment and I can't be certain that most of them arent entirely created by the users of Twitter. Today, Wednesday 28th … Continue reading National ‘I Love You’ Day

The Perfect February Weekend

'Weekends are special even if your schedule is all over the place. Something tells you the weekend has arrived and you can indulge yourself a bit' - Helen Mirren I feel like life's on a bit of a conveyor belt at the moment, just a constant loop of work, weekend, work, weekend etc. It's still … Continue reading The Perfect February Weekend

Seaside Newmans

'Celebrate what you want to see more of' - Tom Peters Christmas 2014 crept up on us as it invariably does and I was lucky enough this year to have some time off work between Christmas and New Year to have some well deserved family time. What was different about this year is that we … Continue reading Seaside Newmans

I Don’t Want A Lot For Christmas….

'Every gift which is given, even though is be small, is in reality great, if it is given with affection' - Pindar With the festive season fast approaching, it appears that I may actually be the girl who has everything because it has taken me a lifetime to come up with any kind of wish … Continue reading I Don’t Want A Lot For Christmas….