The Start of an Offa’s Dyke Journey

The Start of an Offa’s Dyke Journey

Many years ago the notion crossed my mind that I would quite like to walk the length of the long distance Offa’s Dyke Path, I bought a guide book and that was that. Then I had kids and thought “Oooh, I could walk the Offa’s Dyke Path with kids” and did nothing about...
Treasure Hunting!!

Treasure Hunting!!

My kids LOVE treasure hunts, they have for as long as I can remember. Whether it is a National Trust event, a hastily thrown together home made hunt or an impromptu imagination fuelled beach based hunt for long lost pirate treasure. They absolutely love having to...
Just the two of us…

Just the two of us…

Routine can be tedious but sometimes circumstances conspire to kick routine down the road. A recent Saturday was one of those, I couldn’t grocery shop as usual, my husband was working and one of my girls was busy elsewhere so it was just my youngest and I. My...
How it all began…

How it all began…

One of my earliest memories is of the sound scissors make when they are cutting fabric on a cutting table, I still love that sound and savour it as I’m cutting out my creations. That sound was part of my childhood as my Mum cut and sewed and I watched her and took...