A Desperate Need to Pluck

Every so often I ponder what my luxury item would be if I was marooned in the style of Desert Island Discs.  A ever replenishing supply of crafting materials or maybe a jacuzzi would get my vote.   However unless…

The Merger

Just as I’d thoroughly Maria Kondo-ed my home and embraced minimalism without the monochrome palette, Hot Stuff came along. That was alright at first when we had a house each but then his possessions started to creep across. It hasn’t…

Building A Blog

My resurrected blog has been up and running for nearly three weeks. I see from my stats that there’s a few returning visitors already. Howdy all and thank you for joining me. I am rather chuffed that you are coming…

Want, Need, Wear, Read

I’m writing this post on the occasion of my son’s 18th birthday. It’s a special one for him and a day of reflection for me.   Where have all those years gone and how did my teeny baby turn into a…