Blog every day in November

This time last year, I took part in writing #BEDN (Blog Every Day in November), and thought well, I might give it another bash - seeing as I always tend to have time on my…

Sometimes you just need a hug from your…

When you've had a long day at work and come home exhausted, he'll have that cup of tea waiting for you when you walk through the door. (And if you're lucky, it'll be a coffee…

The Sound Of Silence

Hello darkness, my old friend, I've come to talk with you again, Because a vision softly creeping, Left its seeds while I was sleeping, And the vision that was planted in my brain Still remains…

Why writing a blog is like squeezing a…

[caption id="attachment_2493" align="alignleft" width="200"] http://apakabar-kawan.blogspot.co.uk/2013_05_01_archive.html[/caption] I was lucky enough to be born with the skin of a Greek Goddess, thanks to my Cypriot mam. The light brown tan, the natural oiliness and the smooth spot-less…

I like kissing things ok?

Back in 2010, one of my first blog posts - What's in a hug? - ended with a question: What's in a kiss? While trying to figure out the answer to this question, I've come…

How do you wash a teddy bear?

[caption id="attachment_2453" align="alignleft" width="250"] Tulitaistelija[/caption] How DO you actually wash a teddy bear? I mean, you have (hopefully) washed your own clothes and pants, but have you ever washed a teddy bear? ...Me either, I…

One to Watch…

It seems that life doesn't want to slow down these days. And that's not me complaining, that's exactly how I like it. I love juggling different projects, dinners, meetings with friends, jokes and tripping myself…

#longtings = #goodtings

Ever had one of those days when you're ready to collapse on the sofa as soon as you get home? Try having one of those weeks. The last 14 days have probably been the busiest…

Z is for Zippa-dee-doo-dah

When you were younger on the toilet, did you ever keep the bathroom door open? We used to. It's funny now but I was always scared. I was scared I might fall down the toilet,…