Happy 50th Birthday

So today is my husband’s 50th birthday and as he didn’t want a party or generally any fuss we’ve gone with a fortnight long celebration of little events. We kicked off on Saturday 11th with a fabulous lunch at the Oyster Club in Birmingham   followed by Hollywood Babble-On live at Symphony Hall, Birmingham. Not part of my regular listening but definitely one of Simon’s.  The … Continue reading Happy 50th Birthday

Homer’s Favourite Sweet Treat

Not one of my guilty pleasures but when a box of these lurid iced rings arrives in the office in celebration of someone’s birthday it always causes a bit of a commotion. Whilst they may not tempt my palette they do make great subjects for sketching and as this week is apparently National Doughnut Week what better excuse than to indulge (in sketching them that … Continue reading Homer’s Favourite Sweet Treat