Who Cares?

Who cares? I have asked myself that question every single time I have sat down to write a blog post, for almost a year now.  Seriously, I have like 12 drafts in WordPress-land that will never see the light of day.  I’ve been struggling, friends and fellow bloggers.  It’s been brutal. Growing up, and even into … More Who Cares?

Conquering the Mulled Cheese Ball with MY Perfect Hangover Cure

The hangover from my Mulled-Wine-Cheese-Ball-Bad-Birthday binge was no joke.  I guess in my drunken stupor, I took my eldest daughter’s advice from earlier in the night and drew a bath in my garden tub, complete with Epsom Salts to “relax”.  Here’s a nice equation for you: Too much wine + cheese balls + magnesium from … More Conquering the Mulled Cheese Ball with MY Perfect Hangover Cure

Honored…

My very first blog award!!  I’m not going to lie… this does stroke the ego just a teeny little bit.  I have been blogging for… actually, it is exactly four months today!  To be noticed by a talented writer such as Aaron from The Confusing Middle feels nothing short of amazing.  Thank you Aaron, for the nomination for the Liebster … More Honored…

Fire and Desire

** I have been attempting to persuade my incredibly talented friend to set up a blog for some time now.  He is an amazing poet – his pieces are expressive and thought-provoking and deserve to be read/heard.  He made me a deal… If I were to post one of his poems on my blog and he received ‘any … More Fire and Desire

Oh Hap-BEE day!

What an amazing experience this afternoon! Today I had the pleasure of capturing and hiving my very first swarm of bees!  This couldn’t have come at a better time: on last inspection of H1, I had finally succumbed to the notion that they were in fact Queenless, and I was going to have to do another split.  … More Oh Hap-BEE day!