Our forty-third week at home, – 11/01/21 – 17/01/21 – COVID-19

This was our forty-third week at home – keeping ourselves safe, as the number of cases and deaths in the UK continues to increase. Monday 11/01/2021 It’s Monday again – back to work. Today is very busy with a series of complicated queries that take quite some unravelling. We need some food for the week,…

A Distinct December.

This has been, without question, one of the strangest Christmases I have experienced to date. December was a good month because: We have kind and generous family, friends and neighbours. Despite everything, we had a good Christmas together, with lots of food, games and presents. The Christmas holiday was very relaxing, which both Husband and…

Our fortieth week at home, – 21/12/20 – 27/12/2020 – COVID-19

Week 40, and Christmas in our household. Monday 21/12/2020 It’s Monday.Today is a quiet, pensive day. It’s the anniversary of Mom’s death. I am thankful I am not rostered to work today. To keep the thoughts at bay and because the weather is pants, I decide to start the process of deep cleaning and tidying…

My 10 most loved hand-me-downs

While writing my post post about my 10 best charity shop finds, it made me think about all the generous and beautiful hand-me-downs we have in our home. I love a good hand-me-down.It declutters the space of someone else, and it’s helpful to the person receiving it. Hand-me-downs saves the recipient having to buy items…