As 2018 draws to a close I thought it would be nice to look back on this years ‘ Jilly’s Jaunts’. After a busy Christmas and New Year January was a very quiet month for the McIntosh family. With the cold and damp weather we did not go far but visited one of our local … Continue reading Jilly’s Jaunts – I’m looking back …. over my shoulder
As 2018 draws to a close this is possibly Mr Mc’s and my last ‘jaunt’ of the year. This week we headed to London to meet up with our daughter (Fiona) and to spend to spend a few quality hours with both our daughter and soon to be son-in-law. From the station we headed to … Continue reading Jilly’s Jaunts – Walking in a Winter Wonderland
Fragrances can be found all around, from scented candles, to all our favourite bath and body products. There are numerous reasons why we wear perfumes, but ultimately it boils down to the fact that they make us feel happy. The reason we feel happy depends on the individual, but can range from memories the scent … Continue reading Do you have a signature fragrance ?
2018 is quickly coming to an end and December finds me taking a winter break with one of my longest friends. Places we have visited together are London (which we have made many visits to), York and this year Birmingham which we had been informed “has one of the best Christmas Markets in the country”. … Continue reading JILLY’S JAUNTS – City Break to Birmingham and the Christmas Market
Hello girls – How are you getting along with your Christmas shopping? Today my shopping trip was a disaster! Instead of buying the gifts I had planned to purchase my afternoon turned into a self- pampering session. First stop Marks & Spencer. To reach the gifts department ……..of course you have to walk through the … Continue reading Christmas Shopping aaaaaargh!
So here we go – I don’t know how you feel about ‘Black Friday‘ and ‘Cyber Monday‘ but I find these shopping days mind-blowing and overload adding to the stress of finding those ‘special gifts‘ for the people we care for. A gift to last – reduced to half price a bargain buy! Wet & Dry Men’s … Continue reading Top 10 Christmas Gifts -for the men in your life
Christmas is coming – for me at the very top of my Christmas shopping list has to be a ‘Advent Calendar’. As I had to search for myself I thought you may appreciate sharing my finds. Fiona (my daughter) would be very disappointed if she did not have one to open on the 1st December and with … Continue reading MY TOP 10 – ADVENT CALENDARS – Countdown to CHRISTMAS