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A little bit of domestic goddessery

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

It’s been a while,  it really has. Most of my life at the moment is lived at a rate of knots, juggling a lot of balls, multitasking and at the same time trying to find some sort of balance and appreciating the little things in life. There really hasn’t been much being a domestic goddess […]

Day by day

Monday, April 28th, 2014

At the moment I seem to have reached one of those times in life where there is just never a free moment. Everywhere I look there is stuff that needs my attention, and sometimes all I can honestly manage is knitting socks! If I’m honest, it’s all a bit much. I’m trying to take baby […]

Simple Things

Friday, April 18th, 2014

If truth be told, there is way too much going on in my life at the moment. Mostly worrying things over which I have only limited control, but where I would/will be the person picking up the pieces when all goes pear-shaped. There are an awful lot of health, family, school, work things which are […]

Turning a corner

Monday, June 17th, 2013

Things are on the up here on the hill. Summer has arrived in Switzerland and as usual I am amazed by the fact that after months of complaining about the weather being lousy it takes only two days before people start moaning about the heat….that being said it was steaming hot in the office this […]


Sunday, June 9th, 2013

No, not me… garden every year in early June. Not by design, but I confess that I do always tend towards the purples and blues at the garden centre….   Thank you so much to all of you for your recent comments and support. We are OK. No-one is dying, but there is just […]