Private one-to-one tuition is known to be the most effective and productive method of learning at all levels of academic or creative development. It stands to reason when we want to learn something we want someone to teach us. I’m impatient and I want to learn it now! When you learnt to ride a bike… Read More Online tutoring is the future
Our lives have changed so much this year, firstly Phil decided in June to give his notice in as a bus driver and take “a humungous step” and go to university in his 50s. He is studying counselling and wants to have fulfilment in his job. He has supported the family to achieve their dreams… Read More Late Developers
13/10/19 We are out on our Maiden Voyage in the new motorhome. After a lovely holiday with the family in the summer we decided to bite the bullet a get a new van. Some other reasons; easy to pack, cost effective, stop to eat, sleep and explore at your own pace. We can go on… Read More Motorhome travels
This month we have been really working hard on our budget, on top of the normal side hustles we do we decided to look at how we spend our money. Groceries We looked at our spending habits, how and why we bought food and groceries, unfortunately we had slowly slipped into buying food and groceries… Read More 8 Savings we have made this month
Our social community is extremely important, as I sit in the restaurant in Debenhams, I watch a group of ladies meet up and discuss a whole range of issues within their family, their friends and even what they’ve been watching on TV, ‘don’t tell me….I have 4 episodes to watch yet’. Sometimes we bicker with… Read More Reasons we need friends
I think we have a new addiction This month we have really crunched our income and outgoings, we first looked at our budget in 2016 and began to remove those debts and bills for things that we didn’t need in our life. We removed subscriptions to magazines and services we were paying for. Have a… Read More Are we addicted to scrimping and saving?
This year I’ve been sorting out my sewing stash and downloading free patterns to practice my skills. I began this year developing my zip skills, putting zips into makeup bags and purses ? ? ? I then moved onto bags and infinity scarves, can you see the secret pockets in the scarves I made? They… Read More Sewing Projects
Who do you think you are? There are 8 billion records to help you find out who you are and where you come from. Since the BBC programme began in 2004 with the famous Bill Oddy. Who Do You Think You Are? is a documentary series that helps celebrities to trace their family tree. The… Read More Genealogy
Sometimes we need a little break, hibernation is good for the soul. We get inspiration and motivation from all sorts of unusual places. I’ve been busy planning blog posts but never actually got time to write any. Apart from being on a cruise, I’ve been busy with family, work and trips to London, Newcastle and… Read More I’m back!
More to follow, make sure you subscribe to get all the updates….. This blog uses affiliate links. Affiliate links means that sometimes if you click on an advert on to a website and register or purchase something, I get a small commission from that sale that helps to pay the fees for this site at… Read More Crochet projects