Links to Inspire

A couple of things across the world wide web that have inspired me this week. Reasons to love winter I love winter much to the consternation of my boyfriend but for those of you who don’t this is a beautiful reminder of the season’s splendours (minus the gift giving and family get-togethers) that you can … More Links to Inspire

My childhood Christmas

For most people, their childhood Christmases are amongst their fondest memories. We spend our adult lives trying to live up to the magic and splendour of the experience, often (and sadly) missing the mark, creating stress and arguments in the process. The reason I look back fondly on my childhood Christmases is because we still … More My childhood Christmas

Alternative Book Club – “Treasure Island” by Robert Louis Stevenson

I never read Treasure Island as a child. My mum bought a lovely Folio Society edition but as with all beautiful objects, she felt they should be saved for posterity rather than being manhandled by grubby children’s hands, so I never got to read it. I remedied that error this November. Despite not having read … More Alternative Book Club – “Treasure Island” by Robert Louis Stevenson