Colourful October

Hello and welcome to the crisp (and colder) mornings of October.  Ok, I will admit it, some of that actually started last week, but it is really becoming more noticeable this week, especially as my bedroom reflooring is still happening and so all my nice warm autumnal clothes are hidden inside my drawers, which then […]


Although the fields are turning gold and gradually brown with golden growths of hay on them, the birthstone for this month is the spring green of Peridot.  Peridot is an unusual stone, as it only grows in the 1 colour of fresh green, where other birthstones can be in a variety of colours.  The colour […]

Walking and inspiration

Hello and welcome to August.  I am trying to believe that this is summer and bring out my shorts when I can.  This is very true when I am walking up hills and down to practice for my sponsored walk up Snowdon, now only a few weeks away! is the link if you wish […]