Category Homemaking

Willy Mugs

I might have mentioned before that a friend’s partner who I barely know calls me the Willy Lady. This was because of my habit of sticking phallic references and jokey cartoons about the male member on social media. Indeed people…

Badge Cushion

My boy is back next week for a visit that coincides with his long awaited driving test. I’m hoping that he’ll have more success than his mother. I had to take mine three times before I was given the all…

Keeping Warm This Winter

Here’s a sweet little scene that I snapped a few years back. It’s from the Model Village at Babbacombe just along the coast from us. Now before visiting I thought that this place would be super naff. But I eat…

Big Jobs

Now I love a ‘To Do’ list. Ticking things off multiple things each day brings me immense satisfaction. But in the last week I’ve been concentrating on a couple of big jobs. They’re still ongoing. My tick quotient for the…

Temptation

One of the best ways of not spending money is to avoid shops and online shopping sites. Buying things from eBay and the charity shops to resell is therefore hazardous. The temptation to acquire things for personal use comes in…

Grafting

I like to think of myself as a delicate little flower, hence today’s picture. But the men in my life since childhood have always thought otherwise. As a kid I used to help my dad mend the clapped out old…