Blogmas 2018 Completed

Blogmas was the last thing on my mind after completing Blogtober, but in the final hour, I decided to take part in this blogging challenge. One post every day for the month of December. 23 brand new posts and eight updated posts that fit in with the theme of Christmas and giving. All the usual … Continue reading Blogmas 2018 Completed


Live in Harmony

A wish for 2019. Wouldn't it be nice if we could all live in harmony? World peace is a bit optimistic, but even if people could just be nice to each other on social media or not get involved in someone else's disputes that would be a great start! Thanks to everyone who has supported … Continue reading Live in Harmony

The Gig That Influenced My Life – Richard Smith

I'm pleased to bring you the first in the series of musical features about how gigs have influenced our lives. I hope to be able to bring you a great selection of stories about the positive effect that music has and will be featuring fans, musicians, DJs and promoters. Today's story is from Richard Smith … Continue reading The Gig That Influenced My Life – Richard Smith

The Hidden Side of Loneliness

There are often self-help and thought-provoking statuses that appear on Facebook. Some you scroll past and some you read right to the end then feel a little bit cheated that it's a copy and paste post. Some you realise are shared posts but you can appreciate that people are just trying to do their bit … Continue reading The Hidden Side of Loneliness

Merry Christmas!

Good morning everyone! Merry Christmas to you all. I hope you have a lovely day or if you find this time of year a struggle, I hope you will find it at least bearable and will have someone to share it with. Thank you all for your support this year. Thanks for all the comments, … Continue reading Merry Christmas!

My Guest Posts and Blogger Collaborations

Updated 1.5.19 - You can now find my complete list of all my guest posts, collaborations and interviews HERE. Since I posted my last blog interviews and collaborations post, I've taken part in a few more. It's an important part of the blogging community and a great way to find new blogs, get to know other bloggers, … Continue reading My Guest Posts and Blogger Collaborations

Get Fit Get Walking in Winter

Today marks the start of a 2 week period set up by The Ramblers Association called The Festival of Winter Walks.  Its aim is to get people out walking during the festive period and take in the beautiful views across the UK. It's a great way to get fit when you get walking, even in … Continue reading Get Fit Get Walking in Winter

My YouTube Christmas Eve Playlist

I've already shared some alternative Christmas albums with you but why not check out my YouTube channel to listen to my Christmas Eve Playlist. It's a mix of original Christmas tunes with one of two covers of traditional songs, all with a rockabilly, psychobilly or ska vibe. Please SUBSCRIBE to my channel while you are … Continue reading My YouTube Christmas Eve Playlist

5 Free Christmas Reads on Amazon Kindle – Book Reviews

Christmas can be so manic, with very little time to yourself to relax. And of course, there's often no money spare to spend on treats for yourself. Here are 5 free Christmas reads available from Amazon on Kindle. All very short stories, taking from half an hour to 2 hours maximum. So put the kettle … Continue reading 5 Free Christmas Reads on Amazon Kindle – Book Reviews

Netflix Christmas Movies

Unfortunately, I've been laid up the last couple of weeks with illness, but it does mean I've had the pleasure of having a huge Netflix Christmas movie binge. Check out my favourites. I really enjoyed: The Christmas Chronicles Christmas Inheritance The Princess Switch The Christmas Prince A Wish for Christmas Angel of Christmas Deck the … Continue reading Netflix Christmas Movies