I am really enjoying the Euros. Gone are the days of stereotypes so I hope this news doesn't surprise you. Let's forget the dismal England v Scotland match; it was hyped to the hilt but was dull as ditch water and very uninspiring. Germany v Portugal on the other hand has to be my favourite … Continue reading L I F E • Euros 96
Today went a bit like this. I arrived at the train station 45 minutes early. My anxiety around travel is real again . Dam you lockdown you've set me back ! My reasoning for setting off early - What if there was a big car crash, or a bomb, or the car conked out again. … Continue reading 3 Yorkshire Puddings & 2 Newcastle Brown Ales • day tripping to York
I was pondering this question earlier . I'd had a crap nights sleep [ welcome to the menopause ] and my head was all over the place. I made myself an extra large coffee which I took outside to drink , closely followed by my shadow - Mollie dog .It was only about 7.30am but … Continue reading L I F E • Happiness …what makes you happy ?
Did you know that 80% of extrinsic skin ageing is caused by daily sun exposure? I'm sure I've mentioned on loads of occasions that while I love the beautiful weather I do not like burning & I rarely put my face in sun. Even when I do it's always factor garage doored up [ atleast … Continue reading B E A U T Y • Alpha H Skin Care Diaries
To say I was looking forward to a night away from Sheffield with my mates was an under statement. When Boris confirmed Covid restrictions would be easing as planned on May 17th that was it. There was a quick group discussion which resulted in a Spa break being booked to celebrate Rachs 50th birthday. [Thankyou … Continue reading L I F E • Birthday celebrations at Ye Olde Belle Spa & Hotel , Retford [ Picture heavy ]
Tomorrow I am being set free. For the first time in what seems forever I am sleeping in a bed ... and it's not bloody mine ! Sunday is Spa day with my closest friends to celebrate Rachs 50th birthday. I CANNOT wait. A non-event 50th of my own in December [ due to being … Continue reading M U S I N G S • escaping Sheffield for the Spa