Category: HOME & LIFESTYLE

Amazon Alexa Hates Me!

Amazon Alexa Hates Me! I love a new gadget and  I thought the Amazon Echo would be a great way to play my Spotify list. Also, I needed a new alarm clock so the smaller Echo Dot would be great for upstairs.  I would be able to listen to music around the house and ask…

The Unbelievable Power of Epsom Salts

The Unbelievable Power of Epsom Salts What are Epsom Salts? Epsom Salts were first discovered in the seventeenth century by a farmer in Epsom, Surrey in England. He discovered a spring rich in magnesium sulphate and before long people were flocking to the spring to sample its amazing healing qualities. Grandmothers have been shouting from…

A Child of The Seventies , A nostalgic poem

A Child of The Seventies

Are you a Child of the Seventies? Take a look at this nostalgic poem to see if any of these activities ring a bell   A Child of The Seventies   Sherbet dib dabs, platforms, flares Name That Tune, Celebrity Squares Doing handstands against the wall Pop to the phone box to make a call…

Where do you go to Read?

Where do you go to Read? I was wondering where we go to read. Is it somewhere calm and quiet, like the library or do you have a favourite chair where you like to sit?     Is it somewhere traditional like this wooden rocking chair or do you go for the modern approach and…

Back to School Nostalgia

In the past, I have made no secret of my obsession with stationery. I have to be dragged away from the shops because they are all full to bursting with Back To School items, Academic Planners, and all sorts of fab stationery.   When I was at school we just had a standard pen, pencil,…

Just Rude !

This started out as a book review, but it really got me thinking about how rude people affect our lives. Also, a little courtesy doesn’t cost anything does it? They say that smiling is infectious but rudeness is too. A harsh comment can ruin someones day and they then go on to be rude to…

20 Things to Do With Lemons

Benefits of Lemons

Health and Beauty Benefits of Lemons I’ve had a really sore throat for the past few days and the only thing that I have found soothing is drinking lots of hot lemon and honey. It got me thinking about lemons and their health benefits but I found that this small citrus fruit has loads of other…