I've been asked what my biggest blogging achievements are this year and I guess it has to be Blogtober18 and Blogmas18. One blog post for every single day throughout October and December 2018. Phew! They have certainly been challenging but ones that I've actually been quite proud of. I hope that you've enjoyed reading. I would … Continue reading My Blogtober 2018 Prompts & Blogger Link-Ups
Well, this is the last day of Blogtober 18. To finish off the month and the challenge, I thought that I'd bring a little bit of sunshine into these colder months by sharing 5 different locations to watch amazing sunsets in California including San Francisco, Morro Bay, Long Beach Los Angeles, Seal Beach Orange County and … Continue reading Where to Watch Amazing Sunsets in California
I was chuffed to bits to have been nominated for The Blogger Recognition Award by Zesh Life. Thank you so much, it's my very first award. Whilst I blog as a hobby for my enjoyment, it's so nice to know that others get pleasure reading my thoughts too. Zesh Life is a great mix of … Continue reading I’ve Received My First Blogger Award!
Unfortunately, there is no reward for loyalty when it comes to renewing your car or house insurance and your premium will usually rise considerably each year if you stay with the same company. It is a little time-consuming, but with a bit of work, there are big money savings to be made when you know … Continue reading How we Saved over £1000 when Renewing our Home & Car Insurance
An Afternoon of Tea and Cake is a regular feature where I chat to a variety of people including other bloggers, musicians, authors, artists, etc, to find out their thoughts and experiences on all the subjects that I cover on my blog. Today we meet up with Capricious Lestrange from The Zebra Pit. Let’s get … Continue reading An Afternoon of Tea and Cake for the Soul with The Zebra Pit
Today for my Meet the Musician feature I’m very pleased to be joined by Mark Palmer who has played double bass for many rockabilly and psychobilly bands. We caught up recently to chat about his early musical experiences, how he learnt to play the double bass and which rockabilly and psychobilly bands he’s played and … Continue reading Meet the Musician – Mark Palmer Psychobilly Rockabilly Bass Player
This week is National Curry Week, set up by Peter Grove in 1998 to celebrate the Indian restaurant business and raise money for charity. I come from an age where takeaways were a rare treat, fish and chips now and then, but anything else was almost unheard of. A once a year Vesta Curry was considered exotic … Continue reading Home Made Vegetable Curry Recipe