Malvern Spring Show

Malvern Spring Show

Malvern Spring Show Another busy, long day at this years Malvern Spring show. The crowds were bigger and there was so much to see. Our first port of call is always the enormous Floral marquee as a lot of the best displays and stalls are here. You have to get in quick...
Welcoming Summer in…

Welcoming Summer in…

It’s the first Saturday in May. It’s sunny but there’s a freezing cold wind blowing down the back of my neck. I’m waiting for ‘Jack in the Green’ to arrive after his marathon dance from the city centre. There are a lot of people...
Chocolate season…

Chocolate season…

Nothing says the ‘Lord has risen’ more than a cheap Easter egg emblazoned with a cartoon character. I detest the inevitable frenzy of commercialization every seasonal event brings. But, having said that, despite the glut of Easter eggs and hot cross buns,...
Snow Day!

Snow Day!

Woke early and pulled back the curtains to find a super thick blanket of snow had settled overnight. Wahoo! Next thing, there’s a message from work – we’re closed for the day, stay at home, it’s a snow day. Excellent news! As soon as I could I...

So this is Christmas…

..and what have I done. Like you I’ve spent far too much money, written lots of lists and trudged around far too many shops for my liking. At long last the pre-Christmas madness is finally done and dusted for another year. So here we are, the cupboards full of...