Sugar and Spice and All Things Nice!

The three things everyone mentions when you talk about Rio are Copacabana Beach, Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain. Well we’d ticked one off our list, now for the others. New Year’s Day, just like at home had been one of snoozing, lazing, recovering and eating. By the second…

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Wall of Water

The last blog was full of water and this will be no different! Last time, we enjoyed the splendour of The Devil’s Throat at Iguassu National Park. This boiling, hissing, roaring surge of water certainly left an impression. Having sustained ourselves with snacks following this wonderful sight, we made our…

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Don’t Cry for me Argentina

From Mendoza we flew to Buenos Aires, the buzzy, cosmopolitan capital of Argentina. From the moment we arrived, we loved it! The architecture was stunning! Everywhere we turned, there were attractive buildings and monuments. And as the temperature seemed consistently hot, a hotel pool was a very welcome sight. It…

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Santiago to Mendoza

We’d really enjoyed Santiago and Chile and it had been really nice to have a few days of relative relaxation. We decided to visit Los Dominicos on our final full day. Los Dominicos is a Craft Village on the outskirts of Santiago which is full of local artisans selling beautiful…

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The Bizmums Awards 2017

Yesterday, I went to the 2017 Bizmums Conference and Awards in Crewe. There were 120 business women in the room from across the country. Businesses of every description from network marketing to accounting to life coaches to editors all there to celebrate success, achievement and determination. It’s safe to say…

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Liebster Award

I was delighted to be nominated for the Liebster Award by fellow author Marie Anne Cope. I first had the pleasure of listening to some of Marie Anne’s thrilling and spine chilling stories at the Wrexham Carnival of Words in May. If you love a good horror story, like to…

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