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Month: May 2015

Snowdon Camping: Part 4, Returning Home

Snowdon Camping: Part 4, Returning Home

Breakfast Tuesday found Richard, Ashley, Max and Jacob visiting from their cabin where they were staying for a few days not far from the site, the boys were excited to be going out on the kayaks, they arrived in time to share breakfast, then they […]

Snowdon Camping: Part 3

Snowdon Camping: Part 3

Ray and Derek top of Elephant Rock Ray and I relished our early morning brew and porridge and sat enjoying the early morning light and the mist like rain, later everyone began to rouse and by 9 am we had walked over to the entrance […]

Snowdon Camping: Part 2

Snowdon Camping: Part 2

Molly enjoys canoeing When we returned Richard’s dad Cliff had arrived and had already pitched beside us, we brewed some fresh coffee and herbal tea for everyone and then they went off to explore the site, it being a first visit for Cliff, while Andrew […]

Snowdon Camping: Part 1

Snowdon Camping: Part 1

Shore edge of campsite Top of elephant rock May half term most years will generally find at least some of the Seary clan camped at Llyn Gwynant campsite next to the Glasyln river, which is outstandingly beautiful and very close to mount Snowdon tracks. The […]

Pink eye / Conjuntivitis natural remedy

Pink eye / Conjuntivitis natural remedy

Working with children it was only a matter of time before I developed Pink Eye/ Conjunctivitis which is caused by a highly contagious virus which leaves the eye gunky and irritated, however quick treatment with this natural remedy relieved the eyes and cleared the virus […]

Busy times,happy times, time for the holding of breath

Busy times,happy times, time for the holding of breath

May came upon us before we knew it, busy times, happy times, time for the holding of breath. Birthday celebrations Julian and Jazz’s 26th and 25th, my own 56th, which is brilliant because I thought I was 56 last year for at least six months […]

Mum’s Anniversary

Mum’s Anniversary

It has been five years since mum passed away, I was remembering how she was in her in last week before she lost her speech, she was a bit delirious and me and Ray were staying beside her bed at the hospital. She suddenly looked […]

Easy Peasy Warm Lemon and syrup Cake

Easy Peasy Warm Lemon and syrup Cake

Tonight me and hubby are making food for Julian and Jazz’s birthday celebrations tomorrow, yep those two even have birthdays next to each other. Hubs making a casserole, meat onion carrots, and I’m making warm lemon and syrup cake, walnut coffee cake, veggie scotch eggs and sausage rolls among other dishes. This recipe has been in […]

Its better to shine brasses

Its better to shine brasses

polishing brass scales and weights when I went back to work I unexpectedly got offered both jobs I applied for, I liked both jobs very much but the two together were too much. Not being able to make a decision I carried on with both […]

Blog for April

Blog for April

April began with Easter celebrations, we like to celebrate festivals in our house, we try to bring awareness following the wheel of the year and moon cycles as well. Easter, Ostara is always a time for joy for us as it is our daughters birthday […]