How to Survive Blog Challenges – Blogtober, Blogoween, NaBloPoMo, Blogmas, Blogging from A-Z, 20 Books of Summer

There are several blog challenges throughout the year. Today I’d like to share my tips and thoughts with you on how to plan, survive and complete blogger challenges such as Blogtober, Blogoween, Blogmas, April A-Z, NaBloPoMo and 20 Books for Summer. Blog challenges are not just about writing and promoting a series of posts. They … Continue reading How to Survive Blog Challenges – Blogtober, Blogoween, NaBloPoMo, Blogmas, Blogging from A-Z, 20 Books of Summer

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Blogging at Tea and Cake for the Soul

As you may know, I've taken part in a couple of blogging challenges in the past and from time to time give a round-up of my blog posts and stats for both readers and bloggers.  I also write the occasional blogging tips post. You can find links to all blogging related posts at Tea and … Continue reading Blogging at Tea and Cake for the Soul

10 Albums that Influenced My Life by Nick Kemp

Today, I am really pleased to feature the 10 Albums that Influenced My Life by Nick Kemp. A schoolmaster by day and gig goer by night. Many of you will know Nick.  In fact, if you've been to any psychobilly gigs in the southern half of the UK there's a good chance that Nick will … Continue reading 10 Albums that Influenced My Life by Nick Kemp

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

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

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

Today South London, Tomorrow South London by Andrew Grumbridge and Vince Raison – Book Review

This book claims to be the one that South London deserves, the first to be written about the area since 1947, and the one that will put it back on the map so to speak. ​Today South London, Tomorrow South London was published recently by Unbound and is the memoirs of the authors, Dulwich Raider … Continue reading Today South London, Tomorrow South London by Andrew Grumbridge and Vince Raison – Book Review

Nothing Says Christmas Quite Like Elvis Presley!

Some people like minimal decorations, some go overboard. I fall into the former category in my own home, but I do like to have a wander around a good Christmas display. Read on to hear about my favourite Christmas location. My love of tat*, sunshine and all things Rock N Roll were delivered in one … Continue reading Nothing Says Christmas Quite Like Elvis Presley!

Bedlam Breakout Psychobilly Festival – The Past, Present & Future

Bedlam Breakout is one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the psychobilly calendar.  Not just because it was the UK’s first psychobilly weekender since the Hemsby Big Rumbles, or because it has a great mix of established headliners playing alongside the best of the new breed, but it also gives a welcome break to … Continue reading Bedlam Breakout Psychobilly Festival – The Past, Present & Future