Un-Deck the Halls

Un-Deck the Halls

So it wasn’t quite Twelfth Night, but we decided that it was time to take our Christmas tree down. We’ve been away for most of the festive period, visiting friends and family across the country, so we have barely had any time to look at it this year...
Fantastic Clothes and Where Do I Find Them!?

Fantastic Clothes and Where Do I Find Them!?

We’d been putting it off for quite some time, as we are both great fans of the Harry Potter books and movies. My wife is encyclopaedic in her obsession with the books, having spent more of her formative years in Hogwarts than in the real world. Her knowledge of...
The Year Ahead

The Year Ahead

New year, new start, new me… Nope! Last year was a pretty exceptional one for me, on the whole. I achieved more than I had planned, and ticked off some life goals along the way. I turned 30, I grew my business, I developed my creative skills. Oh, and I got...
Loose Ends: The Lost Days of Late December

Loose Ends: The Lost Days of Late December

A light flurry of snow is falling outside, refusing to settle on the sodden ground. Meanwhile, our energetic border collie is wrestling with my in-laws’ equally boisterous alsatian/labrador cross, both of whom are feeling trapped indoors thanks to the weather....
Too Busy Writing to Write

Too Busy Writing to Write

I’ve been somewhat busy the past week or so. The usual workload aside, I’ve been participating in NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month. For those who haven’t heard of it, what started off as a creative writing project in the USA back in...