Last day in London

As I sit on the train, heading to my Nan and Grandad’s to meet up with all my family for Christmas, I wave goodbye to London for the time being.  The journey to the station was a memorable one as I sat in the back of the taxi watching all the busy commuters rush around […]

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Onto the next chapter

I can’t believe that in a weeks time I will be leaving work and London, heading to my Nan and Grandad’s for Christmas before catching my flight to Australia.  It has been a difficult year for many reasons; being in a long distance relationship isn’t easy, having terminally ill Grandparents is horrible and working in […]

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One good thing about being ill

The last 48 hours have been a whirlwind. I was suffering from lower back pain, constant pain that would not let me concentrate on anything and I also couldn’t swallow my own siliva.  It transpired that I have a kidney infection and tonsillitis. Either of these on their own can be pretty horrible so having […]

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The Weekly Challenge: Ornate

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Ornate.”


As a birthday surprise my boyfriend, who is currently living on the other side of the world to me, organised theatre tickets for my birthday.

This is the stage set of Matilda The Musical.

I thought this fit perfectly with the theme as the set looked very intricate, with hundreds of lettered boxes springing from the ceiling.

I always think the way people design stage sets is wonderful.

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Paris, truly tragic! 

My thoughts are with all the poor families and close friends of the people who have lost their loved ones in Paris.   I honestly do not understand why anyone thinks any good will come from killing another human being. What do these people achieve from this type of behaviour? It is baffling, shocking and […]

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