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LOVING THE LIDO

05/29/09

At the bottom of my street and less than five minutes walk from my house is Ilkley’s swimming pool. It’s a small, rather grubby affair. The changing rooms are tired,…

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NITS !

05/27/09

Bugger! Child number 3 has an itchy head. This can mean one of two things. Mild itchy scalp brought on by some kind of eczema. Or nits! Notice how, though…

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FLYING LESSONS

05/25/09

So I went and did day 2 of my paragliding course but this time I took the family with me. They were all very keen to come and see what…

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UNSATISFACTORY TIMES

05/22/09

Some days things just don’t work out. Why is that? Not really bad days when everything looks bleak and it’s hard to see the sunshine but days when things just…

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MY AGA AND HOW MUCH I LOVE IT

05/17/09

When we moved into our house almost 13 years ago, there were only two of us and a cat. In comparison with my two bedroomed terrace our new 3 1/2…

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MAKE UP FOR BEGINNERS

05/13/09

Make up has been occupying my thoughts a wee bit recently. I shall use this post to pontificate about this for a while so if you happen to be a…

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ONE STEP AT A TIME

05/08/09

So here’s a question. What is the purpose of a little blog like this one? Here I am sitting in my kitchen tapping away about things that have aroused my…

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FACEBOOK AND ME

05/06/09

I have a facebook page. I admit it. I am not alone. According to the news reports facebook has 200 million members worldwide. That’s quite some membership – an exclusive…

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MY BOOK CLUB

05/03/09

I,like many women of a certain age, belong to a book club. In fact I am the founder member of mine which has been running for five years so far…