I am the one who knocks

This morning when I left the house for the gym, the streets were as dismal as ever. It was 6am and the streets were empty. Even though it was still dark outside, the sky was…

30 before end of 2014 List

Lots of people make lists. Lots of people tick off items on a list when they’re done. And that’s what I’d like to do. I used to make lists all the time when I was…

I found an acorn in my room

How did I spent the first day of January 2014? Why, decluttering of course. Ok fair enough it's taken me the best part of two weeks to do it, with lots still to clear but…

How to eat a bitter lemon

Because of my selfishness I wonder if I can ever forgive. I believe it is against our nature to forgive, to let go of our anger. Forgiveness is a conscious choice after all, one that…

If a caterpillar could talk

[caption id="attachment_1576" align="alignleft" width="240"] (c) Brook[/caption] Ever get the feeling of butterflies in your stomach? Ever wondered where that phrase came from? And do you think that’s how it would really feel if butterflies were…

How it should be

My Mam and Dad. This is what I see when I think of my parents. My Dad being naturally silly and My Mum being little and lovely. How it should be. Please vote for me…

National UK Blog Awards

I've done something silly. Something I'd never normally do. Something I haven't done since I was younger. I've entered myself into a competition. To be more precise, I've entered myself into the National UK Blog…

Back to black

#BEDN30 Almost a month ago I was wondering how to begin the month of November, as I sat on my bed pondering over my first ‘Blog Every Day in November’ (#BEDN) post. Now 30 days…