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Small Steps

Small steps to a depressed person can sometimes feel like leaping off a cliff. It’s so hard to get motivated but this weekend I decided to visit my friend 175 miles away and I’m so glad I did. 387 more words


What We Did This Weekend - Our Trip to Berlin

Berlin was a bucket list destination and we finally got there! Did it meet our expectations? What were they????

Over the years I’ve worked out what we like to do on our trips away and I try to incorporate them. 1,064 more words

Vintage Baking

Getting Lost in the Latvian Wilderness

Following through with a trip around the world, covering 21 countries in 8 months, I learned a few things. This big round-the-world rush meant I had no more than 3/4 days in one place alone (sometimes less!) so optimising my time in any spot was crucial – this coming from an efficiency freak whose hunger to see * 801 more words


'Normal for Norfolk'

I feel an immense sense of pressure for this first post to be something special. Like almost every single blogger I come across, I have long been searching for a creative outlet and somewhere to share and document my thoughts, experiences, aspirations and hopefully my own design work. 753 more words

Stockholm in 48 Hours

It can be done.

It couldn’t be recommended more.

Be mindful though that Swedish drinking laws have the potential to kill any Friday night touch-down buzz. 1,004 more words


Cambridge (Part 1)

A weekend, a break away.  Yes, another one. Hubby decided he needed his ancient hifi amp fixed so we ventured forth to Cambridge.  This apparently, is the only place where the experts can fix it… 398 more words


Homeward bound

Snapped this image of canola growing along the Midland Highway on our way home today. The inset photo is of a lovely old stone Georgian building, now used as a post office in the village of Avoca in the Fingal Valley.