DIY Bathbombs!

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 by socms_admin

[caption id="attachment_501" align="aligncenter" width="529"] Image courtesy of soapqueen.com[/caption] It might not be cold right now, but we know that it’s coming. This week, in fact...

Trout Fishing in South Africa

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by socms_admin

[caption id="attachment_460" align="aligncenter" width="576" caption="Images courtesy of Take Me Fishing"][/caption]

I know that in winter most people would rather be indoors, by a fire, where it’s snug and warm, but it’s in winter that we really need the Vitamin D that comes from being outside in the sun...

Snow Globe Cupcakes!

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 by socms_admin

[caption id="attachment_457" align="aligncenter" width="561" caption="Image courtesy of SugarHero.com"][/caption] I’ve mentioned before that I love winter. I really do, but if I’m being honest, I will admit that sometimes the cold does get to me...

Winter is the Best (for Hobbies)!

Friday, May 12, 2017 by socms_admin

I love every season. I honestly believe that there is something to love about every time of the year! Yes, even winter.  The nice cold nights with no mosquitoes, roaring fires, red wine, Irish Coffee, soup and crusty bread, boots, scarves… these are a few of my favourite things (about winter)...

Alternative Christmas Trees

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by socms_admin

Let’s be honest – It just doesn’t feel like Christmas until the tree is up! Which is maybe why it still seems a bit strange to me that the shops are all in full Christmas mode. My tree isn’t up yet...

There’s so much more to life…..

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 by Pauline Silva

Do you find yourself thinking  there has to be more to life than running mom’s taxi service, meeting the taxman’s deadlines, managing the bosses’ diary, cooking dinner every night, appeasing the teacher,  keeping the dog out of the neighbour’s garden? Tick the box...