September 14: Flash Fiction Challenge

This is in response to Charli Mill’s Carrot Ranch Flash Fiction Challenge. The theme is riptide. Here’s my entry: The Riptide Suitcases The riptide hid in two shallow suitcases. Foreign tee-shirts lay crushed against jumpers, jeans pressed unfolded next to sandals and boots. I lifted my daughter’s larger suitcase up; it was heavy but not as heavy as my swirling […]

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#10thingsIlove

To balance out the good with the bad #10thingsIhate here are my #10thingsIlove. 1. Spending time with friends and family. There’s nothing quite like this, I’m definitely a social animal. Love going out for coffee, dinner or just hanging out at home with my family. Friends both on and offline are the best for supporting and encouraging you to pursue your dreams. 2. […]

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Happy Easter!!!

Wishing you all a very Happy Easter. I’m still on a bit of a blogging break until my eldest daughter returns to University so will be somewhat scarce in blogging land. I had a wonderful holiday up in Edinburgh but it was all too short… Here are some of my photos: That’s one of me and my daughter Georgina before […]

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HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!!!

Hi, I found this graphic on Canva for Mother’s day and it really spoke to me… what would we do without our mothers? Well, we wouldn’t even exist without mum, and of course dad! Here’s an old photo of my mum and dad, but it is one of my favourites….. I love photos that make you wonder what had just been […]

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Prom 2016: Churchill College

It’s been a few weeks since the prom – 1st of July – time to let the dust settle and reflect on the event of the year! I know my daughter loved every single minute of her prom, and judging by the above photo it certainly looks like her friends were excited by the prospect too! Better not leave the […]

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