Heart Strings Extract: Roadtrip

Heart Strings Extract: Roadtrip

This Romantic Adventure completely reflects my love of the beach. I grew up near the sea and would often head down to the water’s edge when I needed some thinking time. ‘Roadtrip’ is about taking that time out with a best friend and discovering that the relationship may be deeper than first thought.

One Wedding, One Day-Trip, One Olympic Ceremony

I’m just back from a trip home to Wales where I attended the wedding of a close friend, took a day-trip to Hay-on-Wye and experienced ‘spectating gold’ by watching the Olympic Opening Ceremony!

Romancing the Bric-a-Brac

Why am I only now finding out that the traditional 2nd Wedding Anniversary gift is cotton?  I could have got clothes, I …

When Heels and Nature Collide

Imagine . . . me in a red dress and heels tottering along the gravelly path towards one of Ireland’s most stunning, …

Ferry Fiasco

Twenty-five hours stuck on a ferry.  That was the agonising conclusion to my pre-Easter break.  No magazines or books to read (it …

Heart to Heart

Apparently the Valentines gift you buy for your other half depends on the stage your relationship is at.  If you’ve just met …

War of the Celtic Worlds

A friendly tussle between the nations . . .                 Last weekend was tricky.  It …

Sense and the Scaredy Cat Reflex

I stood in a shop on Saturday debating the opposing merits of summer florals and body warmers.  On reflection I can’t believe …

Words v Blue Monday

Yesterday I congratulated myself on surviving ‘Blue Monday’ only to discover it hasn’t actually happened yet!  I naturally assumed it would be …

Last Minute Christmas!

It’s nearly Christmas!  Cue demented ‘Slade’ like roar (indicating blind panic).  You see, I’m having trouble prioritising at the moment.  I’ve got …