Yes, in my ever busy world I managed to find the time to write a book. If I am honest, I actually have a few writing projects on the go, including a murder mystery novel,… View Post

Mental health has been the ‘buzz’ word in the media recently and for good reason. Although there have been many campaigns to erase the negative stigma surrounding mental illness, it is still treated with fear… View Post

Staycations are a modern concept for a holiday taken close to one’s home or in one’s home country. Although the word might be modern, the concept is certainly not new. We have all chosen to… View Post

Who doesn’t enjoy some pampering and relaxation time in a spa? Even my husband enjoys spa days (although he was a little reluctant to start with!) For me personally, spending quality time in a spa… View Post

As I write this the weather here in North Yorkshire has taken on a rather winter feel. There was some snow on higher ground in the county and I shivered watching the usual snowy pictures… View Post