Just like that the year has gone quickly by. Twelve months ago my daughter talked me into starting a blog. Having no expertise in this area and knowing nothing about bloggers and blogging I went blindly ahead. I mean, how hard could blogging be? Talk about being naive, I had no idea what I was … Continue reading Happy First (blog) Anniversary To Me
Every year my little sister (Julie) and I have a girls city break. This year the choice was Julie’s and she chose Newcastle upon Tyne. Commonly known as ‘Newcastle’ this city is in the North East of England. Approximately 74 miles from the border of Scotland. A university city on the River Tyne in northeast … Continue reading Sisters City Break – Newcastle Upon Tyne
How lucky are we? Fiona (bride to be), Lisa (bridesmaid) and myself (mother of the bride) have been V.I.P. guests at ‘The National Wedding Show’ ExCel – London. What a fabulous day we had. On arrival we received a welcome – ‘Manchester’ gin and tonic and a goody bag. This included sample perfume’s, chocolates, biodegradable … Continue reading V.I.P Guests at ‘The National Wedding Show’ Excel – London
Why is it that when you need to find your winter gloves there is always one missing ? With frost appearing I was needing my gloves and warm scarf today but ended up with frozen fingers as there seems to be one glove gone missing. Brrrrrr! So, hey ho, hey ho, it’s off to the … Continue reading Warm Face, Warm Hands, Warm Feet. Oh wouldn’t it be loverly?
But first let me tell you about my give away. November (2018) will be the anniversary of my very first post. To celebrate I am giving away a piece of jewellery to one person who has signed up to receive my weekly posts by email before November 4th 2018. My very first post – see … Continue reading Fashion Show Fun
Autumn has arrived. This week, here in the North West we have seen some lovely weather. The odd frosty morning, turning into a sunny day and then a much cooler evening. We are lucky in the UK to have such beautiful seasons and I love to watch the colours of the leaves changing to their reds, … Continue reading Put on your ……….. new RED BOOTS
Life is very busy just now for Mr Mc and myself. Having returned home from France on Wednesday, Friday saw us traveling to a ‘Wigwam’ glamping weekend and meeting up with my brother, sister and their partners at Humble Bee Farm, Flixton, Scarborough. This is our Christmas present from my brother Andrew and sister-in-law Carolyn. click … Continue reading Jilly’s Jaunts – Family Bonding – Wigwam Glamping