THE SEPTEMBER TEACHER 

Looking back through my old social media posts makes me feel awful. I can feel it all over again.  That dread, somewhere between the pit of your stomach and your pounding chest! You feel your chin rise slowly as you search through the depths of your closet for your  satchel (or in my case a […]

5% OF US ARE “NOT NORMAL”

Like my two little monkeys, I have always stood out from the crowd.  When I was little (very lttle) it was my Deardrie Barlow  (UK Soap star) glasses. When I was a little older it was my bossy nature and love of @Meatloaf! As a teenager,  my opinions about topical matters and outspoken nature.  I […]

STEP INSIDE MY SHOP

Can you smell it?   It’s a combination of fresh paint and freshly cut lillies, standing tall in a vase in the window.  Surrounding the flowers you’ll see a seasonal display of my latest products. The lighting creates a relaxeed atmosphere, music playing softly. A low ceiling because the building sits within a Tudor style […]

WHY LIVE TO WORK?

​ Lying on top bunk listening to my husbands heaving breathing as the boat rocks back and forth I can’t help but wonder… Why are some of us more sea sick than others? It is of course biology but why?  This juvenile train of through then, once again, made me think about my own children… […]