Competition Time!

I was contacted by Wallcreate asking if I would be interested in a free 40cm x 30cm canvas print for myself with any image, plus a free canvas print giveaway to one of my readers of the same size?

They would also offer all the lucky applicants a 15% Coupon for any of our canvas products.

Doug had the idea of digitally manipulating one of Rembrandt’s self portraits so that the eyes were looking away: as if he had been distracted…


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A Mother and Daughter Bonding Opportunity

Wasn’t sure whether to call this post the above, or ‘Skiing whilst approaching the Menopause’ or, ‘Making the Most of Budget Ski Accomodation Interiors’…?


I have just had a wonderful week skiing in the French Alps with my 14 year old daughter. We very sadly left Doug and her brother behind, due to exams on Matthew’s part and went off, just the two of us, to Tignes.

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My Support Network

When I was a mother of small children I went to lots of ‘Mother and Toddler’ groups. I would not say ‘I learnt how to parent’ at these groups, but I certainly learnt a lot about parenting and small children. Now I run a small business, I have found myself attending business groups with similar reliance and enthusiasm.

Business group

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