Lockdown week 35 – the early stages of lockdown

Lockdown week 35 – the early stages of lockdown
March feels like it was a lifetime ago now doesn’t it? Those early stages of lockdown feel like such a distant memory. I laugh to myself when I think about our first home office on… View Post

North East independent Christmas gift guide

North East independent Christmas gift guide
I’ve never done a Christmas gift guide before, mainly because other people do them way better than me and I’m such a creature of habit I tend to shop in all the same places all… View Post

Lockdown week 32 – no rest for these tired eyes

Lockdown week 32 – no rest for these tired eyes
How funny was it back in March when we naively thought this would all be over in six weeks? I look back at those times when Dave and I were working from the dining room… View Post

Lockdown week 29: the winter of my discontent

Lockdown week 29: the winter of my discontent
A week or so ago when I started writing this post, I would have said aside from the odd wobble here and there and I think I’ve coped pretty well over the summer. But that’s… View Post