Month: September 2017

Dogged Determination.

  Have you ever seen such a look of dogged determination? This was Darcy this afternoon.I’m sure you are wondering what he has his eye on. A juicy steak? a  new toy? a delicious treat? No, there were a few crumbs left on a plate after my lunch. He had only been fed an hour before.…

Like a Flamingo

Like A Flamingo       (Wild flamingos photographed in the Dominican Republic) I’ve been scouring Pinterest for pictures of flamingos.  It has become a bit of an obsession which started with a set of glasses from Ikea and from then on I have looked everywhere for tall, pink, odd-looking birds, that stand on one…

Dan Knew by FJ Curlew (Book Review)

Dan Knew

Dan Knew  FJ Curlew A puppy born to the dangers of street life. A woman in trouble. An unbreakable bond. A Ukrainian street dog is rescued from certain death by an expat family. As he travels to new countries with them a darkness grows and he finds himself narrating more than just his story. More…

Amazing Natural Detox (Epsom Salts)

Amazing Natural Detox (Epsom Salts)   Epsom salts are actually magnesium sulphate and most of us are lacking in magnesium (hypomagnesemia )   Health Benefits of Epsom Salts What do you put in your bath? An expensive bubble bath? , a fizzy bath bomb? or a luxurious mixture of perfumed bath oils? Me.?…Just two cupfuls of Epsom Salts!…

How to make Dolls House Accessories part 2.

How to make Dolls House Accessories part 2. I’ve talked previously about renovating an old dolls house and making very inexpensive food accessories that will make your doll’s house look interesting and attractive. Here is the link to the earlier posts. How to make dolls house food accessories Today I wanted to tell you how…

Instant Gentle Declutter Part 2

  Instant Gentle Declutter Part 2 A few weeks ago I wrote a post about decluttering our living spaces without too much emotional upheaval. For those who missed it here’s the link, it’s a very quick read which will help you get started on the road to a clutter-free life. Instant Gentle Declutter Part 1…