Locket Library Necklaces

'There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book' - Marcel Proust It can be an age old question can't it? What do you get the girl/boy/mum/dad/grandparent who has everything? Christmas present givng isn't the same now as it used to be when I … Continue reading Locket Library Necklaces

The Perfect Mother’s Day Present from Mandy Charlton

'In our house, Mother's Day is every day. Father's Day, too. In our house, parents count. They do important work and that work matters. One day just doesn't cut for us' - Margaret Heffernan I know a lot of people poo-poo the idea of 'hallmark holidays' like Valentines Day or Mother's/Father's Day, and they're right, … Continue reading The Perfect Mother’s Day Present from Mandy Charlton

8 problems with Christmas in an office

What I don't like about office Christmas parties is looking for a job the next day' - Phyllis Diller Christmas is without a doubt my favourite holiday period. I'm a traditional girl at heart, and Christmases in the Weatherstone house were always filled with love and laughter but more importantly presents and food. It's not … Continue reading 8 problems with Christmas in an office

What Do You Get The Girl Who Has Everything?

'In suggesting gifts; money is appropriate, and one size fits all' - William Randolph Hearst I don't know about you but I have a distinct feeling that the older you get the harder you become to buy for. Gone are the days when I had a Christmas List as long as my arm full of … Continue reading What Do You Get The Girl Who Has Everything?

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….