Mentally Preparing for Lockdown Easing

Mentally Preparing for Lockdown Easing

In the UK, we’re still technically in lockdown. We can’t go into peoples houses, not supposed to travel unless for essential reasons, but we’re allowed a pint in the pub (outside seating of course). Make sense? It’s been a peculiar world for over a year, but especially in the UK, we’ve practically been in lockdown [...]

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

It's the holidays! A chance to share much bountiful brunch recipes, Easter Bible verses and the chance to come together with your beloved family members and/or friends that you might not have seen since Christmas, or even longer! One quote stands out to me, "It's the thought that counts". Especially with the holidays upon us, [...]

My Heatwave Survival Hacks

My Heatwave Survival Hacks

The heatwave has hit the UK, in March! Save me now! We haven't even prepared for this... Only last month it was Winter, and if my calculations are correct the first official day of Spring in the UK began on 20th March 2021. The UK recorded its warmest March day in 53 years on Tuesday [...]

My Birthday in Lockdown!

My Birthday in Lockdown!

In the words of Taylor Swift, "I don't know about you, but I'm feeling 22!". Me being... me The day has come. I never thought I'd be spending a birthday in lockdown, and was eagerly hoping that restrictions would be lifted just in time (not to have a party) but to at least see another [...]

Merry Christmas To You and Yours!

Merry Christmas To You and Yours!

It's that time of year again! Could it have come any faster? Probably! This year, many have no option but to spend Christmas day alone. In England, we were initially told (early December), we could have 3 households mixing over 5 days (23rd - 27th December). That already seemed risky, but people were planning ahead, [...]