• Scotland on Lockdown
    Family Life

    Scotland on Lockdown

    Scotland on Lockdown No corner of our world is untouched by the global pandemic of COVID-19. Situations like this have never before happened on this scale in our lifetime, and they bring out both the outstanding resilience and, unfortunately, the…

  • Parenting

    Back to School Money Saving Tips

    Back to School Money Saving Tips Last year I wrote some tips that proved to be popular with parents out there who have school aged kids, so I though I’d share some more with you including how I save quite…

  • Top 10 Netflix Shows I Watched in July
    Wordless Wednesdays

    Top 10 Netflix Shows I Watched in July

    Top 10 Netflix Shows I Watched in July Since I’ve not been writing much this month, I’ve been binge watching shows on Netflix – I know I probably should be exercising more – but hey, I’m paying for subscription so…

  • It's been awhile...
    Family Life

    It’s Been Awhile…

    It’s Been Awhile… It has been over 2 months since I last opened up my laptop and wrote anything close to a blog post.  I want to say it’s because I haven’t had the time, and while I have been…

  • Our Easter Weekend Activities
    Family Life

    Easter Weekend

    Easter Weekend So, our Easter weekend consisted of the warmest days of the year so far.  The afforded us an excuse to dig out and scrub the paddling pool, then let the kids play outside soaking one another for hours. …

  • Easter Crafts
    DIY/Crafting

    Easter Crafts

    Easter Crafts 2019 This week the kids and I decided to decorate our Easter tree.  We used the shop bought decorations we have and we tried crafting some new ones. Our pom pom crafts resulted in two bunny rabbits, a…

  • Sherwood Church, by James Donald
    Where We Live

    Paisley Architects – James Donald

    Paisley Architects – James Donald (Part 7 of 7) We’ve come to the final post in the Paisley Architects series.  This week’s focus is on James Donald. Records indicate Donald was born in 1852 just outside Paisley, but the details…