On the Ninth Day of Christmas…

Susan Family, Health, Lifestyle

I still have Archie home who has the most hacking cough along with a temperature.  It is the worst thing through the night trying to help them stop coughing so that they can sleep. We visited the Doctors to be told that he has probably what most people in Hertfordshire have.  Not a lot they can do.  Try some natural …

On the eighth day of Christmas…

Susan Beauty, Family, Health, Lifestyle, Makeup

I got very excited about this months Glossybox. There is something quite exciting about unwrapping these boxes.  They are so beautifully boxed.  You then open the box to find tissue paper tied up with ribbon.  You then untie the ribbon to find the delights that have been chosen for you. I was super excited and I mean SUPER (in capitals) …

On the seventh day of Christmas…

Susan Family, Health, Lifestyle

Fun and frolics on the ice. My poor brother fell on the ice and ended up in casualty this week. Plans sometimes don’t quite go the way you expect them to do they? That’s what happened when some of the family went ice-skating at Van-Hages. There was singing, jigging, laughing and falling. For all of those that were concerned that …

On the sixth day of Christmas..

Susan Family, Health, Lifestyle

We have all been coughing and spluttering.  I don’t know where this cough has come from but we need to get rid of it. So Archie has been curled up on the sofa and we watched The Grinch together.  A great film actually that for some reason or another I have never watched before.  Hoping he feels better soon.  He …

Physio hurts.  No pain no gain.

Susan Entertainment, Family, Health, Lifestyle

Easy for me to say when I am perched on a chair watching the eldest writhing in pain.    George has had a problem with his knee and finally after months we have found the most fantastic Physio.  Unfortunately for George this involves many painful stretching exercises which whilst they seem cruel they are going to benefit in the long …