Twig Christmas Tree – with my antique baubles

I have finished trimming my trees today, this is the twig tree… All the ornaments have been passed on to me by members of the family, so they all have special memories. some belonged to my Granny who I never knew (she died in 1936). The big pink ball belonged to my Mothers neighbours Sid […]

Life without Central Heating is just a memory – boiler working!!!

This morning the radiators kicked into life as usual at 7am…..  when we came back from a shopping trip at 1.30pm everywhere seem ominously chilly. A climb into the loft later and I am on the phone for an engineer. The boiler will not light and it’s leaking to boot. We have had a hot […]