Brighton’s hidden underground gem.

  So, nowadays on a Tuesday it's pretty much a nil-by-mouth kinda day. Rejoining slimming world and having weighing in on a Wednesday morning pretty much curbs my appetite for the day. That was until my daughter, The Brightoner and I were invited to sample an afternoon tea with compliments of The Brighton HarBOUR Hotel, never one … Continue reading Brighton’s hidden underground gem.


Festival “fun”

So after 2 days of near on solid rain, me and my Dad went on 2 Brighton festival events on the same evening. Both  I had brought for him for he's recent birthday, he is difficult to buy for, so days out are a great idea. First  on the agenda was The Brighton sewer tour, my Dad … Continue reading Festival “fun”


Today is my daughter's birthday. She was 21. She entering the world weighing 5lb 6, after spending 10 days The special care unit, feeding her like crazy till her weight went up, I think somebody forgot to tell her that it is ok to go more than an hour without having to eat ... She strong minded and high moraled girl,  no idea … Continue reading Twentyone


I went into a chemical induced menopause 2 and a half years ago when I had chemotherapy for breast cancer. At the time I wasn't too conserned, No periods? yes please!! I was more concerned with dealing with  cancer to think about periods!   My periods stopped straight away and have never returned.. as a woman … Continue reading MY MENOPAUSE


I just love styling my home with things that were  meant for different original purposes, I'm constantly looking for new and exciting things to do with normal household objects. I had this old broken church chair in my garage for years... I tried fixing it but was not stable enough to use..rather than chucking it, … Continue reading Homestyle