Sunshine and sweet peas in Nightingale Square – book review

Sunshine and sweet peas in Nightingale Square by Heidi Swain Publication date 31 May 2018 When Kate’s happy ever after marriage falls apart she ups sticks and buys a cottage far away from her ex, her work and her friends. Kate plans to live alone quietly, putting her efforts into renovating the old cottage and

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Cholmondeley Castle Gardens – Days out with the dog

With the recent spell of nice weather we decided to take Cholmondeley Castle Gardens up on their kind invitation to have a wander around the stunning gardens in Cheshire. The teen didn’t want to come, as usual. But the good news is, the gardens are child and dog friendly and the dog never says no

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Stylish shirts for Spring

Well, just as the snow storm arrived so did my order of spring shirts from Zara. I may have been a bit hasty but eventually spring WILL be here ….. honest. Here is my selection of shirts for Spring, what I’ve bought and what I’d like to buy. First is something we don’t often see,

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Hula hoop for health

I have arthritis, I don’t say it often as I try to ignore it, but it’s a big health issue. Wanting to exercise I get so envious of runners because it’s the one thing I would do if I was able. So on a positive search for something I can do I’ve discovered hula hooping.

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