Being Mam…

“Hey Alf, did you see Mam’s snapchat?  She tried to do the dab and stuff, it’s so cringe”… Being Mam…it’s the sleepy mornings…bike rides with cake…laughing at my attempt at tree climbing…tickle fights where I seem to be on the losing side ALL of the time now…opening wardrobes for 2 months worth of ironing to […]

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{they said it would be easy} knitted baby bobble hat

A lot of the time, I get the urge to make something.  Anything.  It doesn’t matter what it is, as long as I’m making something.  This usually happens on my lunch break at work when I’m reading blogs or on Pinterest and there’s just so much I want to have a go at.  {All of […]

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Brenig Way {Melin-y-wig}

Have you heard of the Brenig Way?  Up until last weekend, I hadn’t.  And it seems like a lot of people don’t know about it because when Paul biked it last week, he saw one other person while he biked the whole 32 mile route! So, when he suggested we walk some of it with […]

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Some positives

In a week of utter devastation…trying to tear myself away from the news…heartbreaking stories from those who survived and helped others…trying to shield some of it away from the bois…but then hearing how the people of Manchester helped each other and making sure the bois heard about these stories of the good in people and […]

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Pump o’r Penwythnos

{Five from the Weekend} 1 : Saturday morning started off really early and really slowly {a coffee and book in bed, to be precise}, just how I like it.  That was quickly turned on its head once we realised Rolly needed to see the vet.  He hadn’t been right all week and as he jumped off […]

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Life is…

All the high fives for these blooms in our garden, fingers crossed a football doesn’t kill them soon…  Life is…buttery crumpets…”Pleeeease can I have a pig for my birthday?”…a real one…the village football summer league…turns out, the league we ALL live for…days full of sunshine resulting in a bit of diy and some gardening!…could 2017 […]

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