Taking inspiration from Hollywood's finest who turn to method acting in order to secure an amazing performance, last weekend, Paul and I turned to method drinking in order to get in to character and secure an amazing home bar. Yes, gin and tonic in hand, we went online shopping for the latest addition to our new abode. And, it was a huge success ... very similar to prosecco purchase roulette but with clearer goals. I can definitely recommend it.Read More
It's been over three weeks since the big move, two weeks since all the boxes were unpacked, and one week since I first picked up a paintbrush (to paint a set of drawers, not the walls ... yet). I stand by my remarks about not wanting to rush in a do too much to the house before we've lived in it for a while but there's one room which already has me wanting to wield a sledgehammer.
Normally, when writing, I sit at my laptop with a hint of an idea and see where it takes me. I have a start and sometimes an anecdote or two, but it's rare that I have a middle or an ending in mind.
Today, I have so much to tell you about my Mother's Day trip to Watergate Bay Hotel in Cornwall with Joules, and my final sentence is definitely going to be along the lines of it being an incredible experience and how lucky I feel to have been invited, that I don't really know where to start.
It's hard to put what an amazing time we had in to words.
But I need to.