Ah so what a lovely thing to be able to share with you all. About 3 weeks ago we adopted a little black cat we have called Luna from Cats Protection in Warrington and this is what happened. In my life I have had some experience with pets. Before I met M, our family had a Westie called Penny, I had a useless ex who … Continue reading We got a cat!
Ok so you are thinking ”getting back to normal” is a title that is a good few months out of date if it’s about Covid as restrictions were lifted in July and it’s October. But here’s the thing…. I have forgotten what normal is. Lots of people went immediately speeding out of the door the the second we were allowed, but for me and my … Continue reading Getting back to normal
I have come off Twitter. I used to be @gilliblogs on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram (not that fussed on TikTok to be honest) but about a month ago, I deleted my Twitter account. For the last year or two I have found it less and less fun. Some people that I used to find funny have become quite political and watching The Social Network on … Continue reading Coming off Twitter.
I was 36 the first time I visited Anglesey and as I have just celebrated my 47th birthday I wanted to tell you all how much I love it there. In 2010, I had of course heard of Anglesey, but to honest, geography isn’t my strong suit and whilst I knew it was part of Wales, I wasn’t sure where. But at the time we … Continue reading A love letter to Anglesey 🏴
In June 2021 we visited RHS Bridgwater which is a brand new Royal Horticultural Society Garden in Salford, which is part of Greater Manchester. In fact it’s here: Important Info Price & Entry 💷 Due to COVID restrictions, you have to book ahead to go and like most visitor attractions, it’s on a timed entry system. You can book online though and it’s relatively straightforward. … Continue reading RHS Bridgewater | Days Out
As I write this I am watching Andy Murray play at Wimbledon after a much needed day of rest. Yesterday was my 47th birthday and we are off work for the whole week… On Monday we went to RHS Bridgewater (review to come) and then yesterday on the actual day, we went to Chester Zoo. It’s been super hot and with so much activity, my … Continue reading Birthday week update
It’s the 1st June! Thought I’d do a blog… Wowee, it’s been nigh on 2 months since I last did a blog… we were still in lockdown and we were looking forward to things opening up. FF to now and we are almost back to normal… so I had better catch you up. Family All our family and by that I mean mine and M’s … Continue reading It’s the 1st June!