Alice Day and Day 27

Today is Alice Day, a day to celebrate the enduring appeal of the work of Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll.  So my day 27 sketch has a distinctly Alice feel. So the history goes it was on a sunny afternoon on 4 July 1862 that, Charles Dodgson, an Oxford don, took the Liddell children, including a 10-year-old Alice Liddell on a boating picnic … Continue reading Alice Day and Day 27

Calendars for June

First of the month  – what does June have to offer – well aside from some sunshine (fingers crossed) we also have the Great British Fish n Chip Supper (7th);  Children’s Art week; the Marmalade Trust brings us Loneliness Awareness Week;  and on 22nd National Kissing Day. And here’s some calendars for June – Colourful 2019 calendar;   2019 Calendar Continue reading Calendars for June

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

Calendar Downloads for May

I can’t believe that April is over and it’s the start of the month again.  But good news – this month gives us two bank holiday – woohoo!  Anyway here’s some printable calendars and details of  a few little celebrations for the month of May……. 12th ushers in National Doughnut Week fundraising for The Childrens Trust;  along with National Limmerick Day; Foster Care Fortnight and Walk … Continue reading Calendar Downloads for May