5 foods I learned to love and why

As a child, I believed I could quite happily live off cornflakes and empire biscuits if everybody just left me alone. There was even a…

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Back on the road: How I’m finding my confidence after two years away from the wheel

It was February 2011, a bright winter’s day with the sun low on the horizon. We had just come out of one of the worst…

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Merry Christmas!

It wouldn’t be Christmas in our family without birthday cake! Winter birthdays, big family breakfasts and lots of fun with Woodruff, it goes without saying…

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I’m not Josie Grossie anymore!

It’s strange when Halloween is midweek; I’ve forgotten about it already and it hasn’t even happened yet. The last time I put any effort into…

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My first real St Paddy’s Day

Who knew that Guinness hats could cause so much drama? I’ve never really done a proper St Paddy’s Day before, and even this one was…

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How I’m taking back my passion

I’m going to be totally selfish here and say this post is for me. I wrote it because I needed to write in that way…

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Diary: Celebrating 2016

Mirrors on the wall, scribbled notes in diaries; reflection is one of the things I find most enjoyable about life. I like to smile about…

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