Mission Closing

Eyes stinging, body aching, brain slightly fuzzing, I've climbed into bed. A collage of conversations, pictures, emotions, sights, sounds and colours swirl around as they begin to form into memories. There is an absolute sense of joy and satisfaction of a job well done, as well as hopes, dreams and aspirations for the future. There [...]

Three ways to reuse Christmas cards

To me, one of the worst things about taking down the Christmas decorations is throwing away the cards. As my Dad said in his wedding speech, 'it turns out that Poppy is an absolute hoarder'. I would just love to keep every card! What with all those lovely messages from family and friends, the pretty [...]