What’s next?

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Just thinking about my agenda for the next couple of months and it’s packed. I don’t put much information on my online calendar for security purposes.It’s not a sensible idea to let everyone know that you’re not at home.So many people needlessly advertise the fact that they are away? Perhaps, I’m sounding a little paranoid… Read more »

Stuff a cheese roll in it!

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I wanted to say, ‘stuff a cheese roll in it,’ when the food trolley came down the aisle.Am I rude? Well maybe so, but he was worse! Thank God it was only a short flight to Spain and not a long haul trip to Mexico, which I envisage soon.Quite frankly, why are some British people… Read more »


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Seville has to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world. The capital of Andalusia in Spain, this 2200 year old city has been voted the top place to visit in 2018 by the Lonely Planet guide. A city which has been on my bucket list for far too long, I finally managed… Read more »

Rianbo out and about

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Me and my doll will travel! Recently, I have had the opportunity to visit the most amazing Spanish city – Seville. Will tell you more about that in my next blog. Meanwhile, this was followed by another quick visit to London to the Society of Women Writer’s and Journalists Autumn meeting. I don’t know who… Read more »

London Bound

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Just on my way home from a quick visit to London and the only words that kept circling my mind were, ‘I’m a celebrity, get me out of here.’ Not that I consider myself a celebrity by any means, but it’s a phrase that comes to one’s mind when we find ourselves in situations that… Read more »

The importance of rest

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It seems a while since all that snow, and since my last blog it returned with a vengeance, leaving me stranded. Snowed in! But at least in the comfort of my own home. A trip to Stoke-on-Trent and a stay over with friends cancelled. A little annoying, the snow certainly has been a hindrance. The… Read more »

2017 Inspiring Costa Kids Finalists

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The winners have been notified, the prizes awarded and now it’s time for some reflection before it all starts again. The 2017 #inspiringcostakids #writingcompetition. What can I say? It was an adventure. A learning curve and more than anything a great achievement for organisers and entrants alike. I will post a brief extract from the… Read more »

Marbella Life Style Rtv

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Hi Guys   In Yorkshire for a while enjoying the cool air and a little rain. Oh my gosh I was in Almeria last week and everyday seemed hotter. I don’t particularly like publicity but it goes with the job, so to speak! Did you ever watch yourself on television and think, oh no? Why… Read more »

Catch up

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Hi guys Another quick update from me. I am in Yorkshire for a while and was pleased to get out of the heat for a few days but now I’m in a different kind of heat. It’s called business! What do they say? If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen. Ha… Read more »

Creative Minds

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Enjoying the peace and tranquility, not to mention the Spanish sunshine – plenty of Vitamin D – before I dash back to Yorkshire to catch up with family and business matters. Yes, next week I have to check on the progress of the Chavos Musical. What a year!     Anyway, there is something so… Read more »