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It’s 3pm and I’ve spent the last hour being pummelled aggressively (don’t worry, it was just a massage), and I’ve come back in an absolute haze of ‘Where am I?’ and ‘What am I meant to be doing?’ Suffice to say, I’m chilled with a capital C.   So I’m making the most of this […]


  I have a new addiction. It’s not Star Bars. Or Baileys flavoured cheesecake. Or toasted cheese and peanut butter sandwiches. (I’m addicted to them all already). It is food related though.   When I was asked to check out a new game called Bake Escape, I wondered if it would really be for me. I […]

Long Tall Sally | GIVEAWAY

    Last week, I wrote about Long Tall Sally (the women’s fashion retailer for the tall women amongst us), and I described my Christmas Wishlist. I’m just waiting for a few more items to arrive in the post from the LTS team and I will do a little fashion blog post showing off the […]

James Villa Holidays | COMPETITION

    I was recently asked by James Villa Holidays if I would like to write about my love of books and travel.  Bearing in mind they are the two things I love the most in this world (other than the boys, obv), I jumped at the chance.  It was a good opportunity to daydream a […]

Pink Lining Halloween Competition

  I’ve written about Halloween a couple of times on this blog before. Remember that time I left a pumpkin in the boot of the car and kinda forgot about it? That was nice. Poor car has never been the same since.   Well Halloween is a holiday that, for some reason, Dexter absolutely loves. […]

British Gas ‘Hive’ Heating Kit GIVEAWAY

  As regular readers will know, Dexter and I are currently living in a rented house … a very nice rented house mind you and quite frankly, I’m furious my landlady wants it back in March! (I’m not, she’s lovely.)   This is our first rented house and after spending 23 years in my previous house […]