SEO – What do you know?

I love doing book reviews and after my last one someone asked me how do they become a book blogger?  She didn’t have a blog but was an avid reader and would love to share thoughts and views on the books she’s read. Well, I started my blog with absolutely no knowledge of how to build a website. In fact I don’t know how I got here really. When someone asks a question like this although I’m no expert at all. I think, what can I do to help? Firstly direct them to my preferred platform which is WordPress, then…

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Taking hold of anxiety my February goals.

I didn’t make any resolutions this year, there wasn’t much point as I’d forgotten last year’s a week after making them. But if I did it would be to try and control my anxiety. I saw my friend Tracey (Williams World) write a January goals list which I thought was a much better idea. She’s since updated it with what got done and what’s been carried over. The beauty of goals is that they are flexible, it’s more about things you want to do and not strict regimes. This is my list for February, or what’s left of it 1.…

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Guest rooms for family visitors or random strangers

I love having visitors but always get stressed before they arrive, then love it when they’re here. I’m always first to say ’you can stay at ours’ and we’ve even had people to stay who we don’t even know!  It started when our friend’s daughter was getting married and we had a few of the guests to stay at ours. We hadn’t met them before, but we pitched in to help with the wedding and it was great fun. We had some lovely ladies come to stay when the National Federation of Women’s Institutes annual meeting took place in Liverpool. Two…

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Driving – From L Plates to Passes

The L plates are on the car and this time next week my teen will have taken his driving Theory Test and we will know if he can book his driving test, or not. He’s been revising with an App on his phone and at tea time we have discussions about multiple choice questions and hazard perception. Of course his old fogey parents who’ve been driving for years brought up all our old Highway Code knowledge. Yes, you did have to read the book. I’m so glad it’s not his actual driving test though as we currently have snow here…

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Booklovers: New Spring reads on the way

Do you plan your next read? Like many booklovers I’m always looking ahead and often have a few books lined up for reading. Sometimes I can’t resist a title, or a cover, or especially the newest book from my favourite authors. Here’s a few that are on their way to publication for spring. Pre order  Heidi’s books are always a good read . I love the way they are set around one location and sometimes the characters crossover from one book to another. This is the second book set in Nightingale Square. Synopsis Things haven’t always been straightforward in Poppy’s…

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