We are a couple of years on from Gav's diagnosis, and I have had a long time to think. Well, we both have, but I'm the gobby one, so here it all is. Gav doesn't mind that I wrote it, he knows how things buzz round my head until they spill out, so although I say 'I' alot, it is 'we' really. I think … [Read more...] about Telling People. And Braveness. The C Word.
getting stuff done in heels
Lots of you know I love the ceremony of laying the table. High days and holidays and the occasional roast dinner, not every night! Most nights it's every man for himself haha! But sometimes I LOVE to push the boat out and really go for it! I didn't even know it was a 'thing' until someone said had … [Read more...] about Laying The Table For A Special Occasion. (indoors and out, a bit of both)
Hello ! I thought I'd add a separate post about that infamous 'will it fit' cupboard from Instagram When we were choosing our bathroom fittings, I really fancied a Victorian washstand type basin - our old basin had a fitted cupboard underneath, so I knew we needed alternative storage. I … [Read more...] about Bathroom Storage – That Cupboard!
caption id="attachment_1208" align="aligncenter" width="225"] Welcome![/caption] So, when we renovated our house, almost 10 years ago, the bathroom was the last room to be tackled, and we had no money, no energy and absolutely no inspiration left. I couldn't even choose a tap. (so we didn't have … [Read more...] about The Bathroom Makeover
Yep, I shall bring in loads of long overdue laws, like ‘It will never rain on a weekend’ Every day will be a ‘Good Hair Day’ All internet connection will be fast. Everyone should have a real House Elf who likes ironing. House Elves are quite hard to find so will have to outsource them. And, … [Read more...] about When I am Prime Minister.
Don't worry! Before you start reading, this is a positive, informative post, about #bloodcancer. It's also a post about us, and what happened 2 years ago. I hope it will be the kind of post I wish I'd stumbled across, in the early days, when Gav was just diagnosed and we were scared. And … [Read more...] about Blood Cancer. Our story. (In Blood Cancer Awareness Month)