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Salted Caramel Galaxy Chocolate

Anyone who knows me well knows how much I love salted caramel.  So when I was in my local supermarket recently and I saw this bar, I could NOT resist getting one, especially as it was on special offer for £1.00: I haven’t tried it yet, but I will do later on with a glass…

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Easter Funday – Raising Funds For CLAPA

The Cleft Lip And Palate Association is a charity that is very close to my heart as my son Frankie who was born sleeping had a very severe cleft lip and palate.  I do what I can to help and promote CLAPA and what they do, and this weekend their Happy Faces Redditch group is…

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Ode To Jeremy Clarkson

Today is the day many of us have been waiting for, to find out if Jeremy Clarkson has been sacked from the BBC.  Today it was announced that he has indeed been sacked following a “fracas” with the producer of Top Gear.   I wrote a little ode to Jeremy, and as he now finds…

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Yellow Daffodils In Memory Of A Very Special Lady

Tonight as I write this I am very sad. I heard today that an old friend has succumbed to cancer and passed away peacefully yesterday in a hospice near me.  I was so upset when I heard this, as I know she suffered unspeakably, and her passing has reminded me yet again of the fragility…

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It’s Barking Mad! My First Visit To Crufts

Last week my husband out of the blue suggested that we go to Crufts.  As many of you know I am an avid dog lover, my visit to the House Of Hugo probably gave that fact away.  When he suggested it, it occurred to me that I’ve never been.  Considering how much I love dogs…

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Appreciate Our NHS….You’ll Miss It If It Goes

As some of you reading this blog may already know, on November 29th 2013 I gave birth to a son but he was born sleeping – Frankie.  I was 33 weeks pregnant and my heart was broken, he would have been my first baby and I wanted him and loved him so much.  Through the…

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More Eastenders Memes Created By My Husband :)

My husband is a bit of a film buff and couldn’t resist creating these memes in tribute to the iconic moment that actress Jo Joyner who plays Tanya Branning in Eastenders called the character Ian by his real name Adam in one of the live segments during their 30th anniversary live week.  Here they are:…

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Best Eastenders Live Week Memes

As the live week unfolded, people were quick to come up with a series of memes with hilarious consequences.  First, there were these two about actress Jo Joyner fluffing her lines and mistakenly calling Ian by his real name Adam:   Then when the killer was revealed, some hilarious ones popped up of Bobby Beale:…

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Eastenders Live Week: It Was Bobby!

After ten months of speculation, the week everyone who watches Eastenders has been waiting for finally arrived – live week.  This was a week of live inserts in the episodes culminating in a completely live episode for the soap operas 30th anniversary, and saw the reveal of who killed Lucy Beale on Good Friday last…

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Mr Grey Will See You Now….

Last Saturday saw the opening of the much anticipated film version of “50 Shades Of Grey”.  For weeks the media has been drawn into a frenzy over this film release, which is the screen version of E L  James’s best-selling novel.  I first read the entire trilogy of books “50 Shades Of Grey”, “50 Shades…

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Happy Pancake Day!

So today is Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Day, and the idea behind this day came about years ago where you would use up all the stuff you had left in your pantry such as eggs and flour to make pancakes before giving up things for Lent which starts tomorrow on Ash Wednesday.   As ever the…